One Person Rescued On Congaree River

A man was rescued from the Congaree River on Saturday.

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Officials say one person was rescued on the Congaree River Saturday morning.

We are told that only one person is involved with the incident that occurred near the Gervais Street bridge in Columbia.

The Columbia Fire Department says the person has injuries and is being treated by EMS.

This was considered a swift water rescue.

Details are still limited at this time.

Follow us on Twitter and go to for all the latest information as it becomes available.

© 2018 WLTX-TV


To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment