CARBON COUNTY, Pa. — Lehighton Fire Department and dive team responded to a stranded kayaker on the Lehigh River Saturday.
The call came in at around 11 a.m.
According to reports, the kayaker was caught on debris in the river.
A 69 News photojournalist on the scene said that crews were able to throw the man a lifeline and safely pull him to shore.
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