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Woman rescued from Neshannock Creek Sunday evening

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WILMINGTON TWP., Pa. -

A woman was rescued from high waters in Neshannock Creek Sunday evening.

The incident happened around 7 pm along Route 956 near the Alduck Access area.

The woman was with two other women who police say were in their 20s or 30s.

According to Pennsylvania State Police, the three women went into Neshannock Creek, two of them on an air flotation device and one in a kayak.

Police say one of the women fell off of the raft and went under water.

Neshannock Water Rescue was the first agency on the scene and rescued the woman with their boat.

Officers on scene say the other two women were able to make it out of the water on their own with one of them being found nearly a mile downstream.

Medical personnel on the scene checked on the women and police say that none of the women were transported to the hospital.

Police say the water in the creek was very high after heavy rain in the area earlier.

The raft that two of the women were using has not been found at this time.

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