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GFFR picks up stranded boaters on Missouri River

Posted at 3:28 PM, Jun 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-14 17:32:28-04

Emergency crews lent some stranded boaters a helping hand Friday afternoon on the Missouri River.

Great Falls Fire Rescue responded around 3 p.m. to a report of a river rescue. Crews were stationed along River Drive North near the skate park.

Initial reports indicate authorities picked up people stranded on jet skis. It appears the people were unable to make it to shore.

There have been no reports of injuries.

We will update you when we get more information.

D Platoon giving a helping hand to stranded boaters… please be safe on the river this summer and contact us with water safety questions, or to schedule a CPR class…KRTV Great Falls KFBB The Electric Great Falls Tribune

Posted by Great Falls Fire Rescue on Friday, June 14, 2019