Two Kayakers Rescued From The Grand River

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Grand RescueGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Two kayakers have been rescued from the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids. The kayakers got stranded in the river around 5 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

The Grand Rapids Fire Department was able to get the people out of the water around 5:40 p.m. Injuries are unknown at this time.

It is also unknown how the kayakers got stranded in the river.

FOX 17 has a crew at the scene and will bring you more information when it becomes available.

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1 Comment

  • Jeff Neumann

    These kayakers were not customers of GR Paddling. Those low-head dams are very dangerous to paddle over and it is the reason that GR Paddling does not launch paddlers through downtown GR.