Whirlpool Rescue

Whirlpool Rescue
By WBEN

(WBEN)   Saturday afternoon Niagara Parks Police Service and the Niagara Regional Police Service worked together to rescue a 16-year old in the waters near the Whirlpool.

 

During the rescue a Niagara Falls firefighter used his quick release to come off of a rope and was swept  down stream, He was picked up by a rescue boat and taken to the hospital.

 

Th 16 year old was eventually rescued by the High Angle Rescue Team and Niagara Helicopters. He had minor injuries.