WATER RESCUE: Child Saved From Flooded River

Posted on: 9:33 am, June 27, 2013, by

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A 12-year-old boy is safe, after crews rescued him from the Wapsipinicon River in Linn County.

It happened Wednesday afternoon near the town of Coggon. Authorities say the boy waded into the flood waters and was unable to make it back to shore.

Crews managed to rescue the boy.

He was not injured.

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