Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Fire crews who were looking for a possible missing swimmer in Columbia found a woman on the riverbank. .

The Columbia Fire Department says they received a call about a missing swimmer Thursday night. The caller said they saw someone swimming across the Congaree River, then lost sight of them. A boat was launched for the search at the Rosewood Drive boat landing, according to the Mike DeSumma with the department.

When the fire department arrived at the scene, they found a woman on the riverbank, near the boat landing, who was calling for help.

She was transported to a local hospital.