Most Shared

RSS Feeds

Weather Alert


Winter Weather Advisory for Indiana, Westmoreland, Clearfield, Centre and Fayette counties this evening through Thursday morning.

Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Cambria, Somerset, Blair, Huntingdon & Bedford counties 7:00 PM to 7:00 AM Thursday. Several inches of snow will accumulate in the southern counties of the state.

Elk County

Elk County

text size

Officials called to a water rescue in Elk Co.

Updated: Monday, May 26 2014, 11:00 AM EDT

By: Sarah Rebb

RIDGWAY, Pa. -- Officials from the Sandy Township Fire Department said their water rescue team was called to the 35000 block of Portland Mills Road/Route 948 in Ridgway, Elk County. 

A body was reported to be in the Clarion River in that area, Elk County 911 said. 

Officials from the fire department said the rescue was being called a swift water rescue. 

A helicopter was flown to the area, dispatch said. 

The Elk County coroner was also called to the scene. 

A name has not been released. 

Stay with 6 News for additional information as we will continue to update our Facebook and Twitter pages. 

Officials called to a water rescue in Elk Co.

Advertise with us!

Related Stories

Top Stories

  [ - ] Video Stories Only  [ - ] Text Stories Only  [ + ] Show All
Advertise with us!
Edgar Snyder

Washington Times