Fire boat rescues man

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) A Juneau man had got stranded on an island on the Mendenhall River.

    Capital City Fire Rescue Assistant Fire Chief Ed Quinto reported the special water team assisted the individual who was found in good shape.  He was able to walk home and was not hospitalized.

    Quinto urged residents to be aware of their surroundings when you venture outside.   The man walked on dry land and then got cut off when the tide came in.



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