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Fire officials save one in water rescue

(Source: Columbia Fire and Rescue) (Source: Columbia Fire and Rescue)
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

The Columbia Fire Department saved one person in a water rescue Saturday afternoon.

Fire officials say a person was trapped on an island in the Saluda River near the Riverbanks Zoo, downstream from the Botanical Gardens Bridge.

Fortunately, the person was not injured.

After performing the water rescue, officials also assisted three tubers in distress on the water. 

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