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Water Rescue Near People's Park

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Firefighters pull a man clinging to a bush in the Spokane River Tuesday evening near People's Park Firefighters pull a man clinging to a bush in the Spokane River Tuesday evening near People's Park
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane firefighters were called to the Spokane River for the second water rescue of the day on Tuesday evening. 

The initial call stated that three people were in the river near the Sandifur Bridge in People's Park and when crews arrived they found two people had already made it to shore, and one person was clinging to a bush in the middle of the river. 

A rescue boat was launched and the person clinging to the bush was pulled from the river. 

All three kayakers were wearing life jackets and are ok. 
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