GRAND RAPIDS, Mich – A stranded kayaker was pulled from underneath the Bridge Street bridge in downtown Grand Rapids after an emergency Sunday evening.
Firefighters were dispatched to the area just after 6:00 p.m.
An eyewitness tells FOX17 the kayaker appeared to be alert and talking with firefighters after the rescue. First responders haven’t issued a statement on the incident as of this writing.
Firefighters were able to get to the kayaker within minutes of arriving on scene, pulling him into a boat and clearing the scene shortly after.
This is a developing story.