Wichita rescuers save mom, 7-year-old and dog from Arkansas River

KAKE TV - 07-15


WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - Wichita's fire marshal says crews rescued a woman, a child and a family pet from the Arkansas River on the city's northwest side. Crews were called just before 11 a.m. Sunday to the report of two people in the river and in distress near 21st and West streets. They arrived to find a mother and 7-year-old clinging to a bridge pylon and a kayak with a dog in the river.