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Crews rescue stranded kayaker on Lehigh River near Lehighton | Poconos and Coal


CARBON COUNTY, Pa. — Lehighton Fire Department and dive team responded to a stranded kayaker on the Lehigh River Saturday.






Stranded kayaker 1




The call came in at around 11 a.m. 

According to reports, the kayaker was caught on debris in the river.  






Stranded kayaker 2




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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2020-06-14 14:29:47

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