Late this evening in Joplin, Missouri multiple emergency personel were dispatched to The Joplin Falls shortly after 8 p.m. responding to a water rescue. Multiple people male and female were rescued including a pregnant women without any injuries. Ronnie Metcalf of The Joplin Fire Department briefed us shortly after the event was over the water rescue lasted nearly 25 minutes.
Joplin Fire Department along with Redings Mill Fire Department worked the scene.
When ever your in a situation like this know your surroundings and where you are located making it easier for 911 and emergency personel to reach and rescue you.
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