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Saturday, July 9, 2011
4 People Rescued from Colorado River Near Grand Junction
River rescue operation from the 29 road bridge in Grand Junction.
Matt Kroschel Photo
Water rescue teams were able to locate and rescue four people after they became stuck in some tree branches near the 29 Road Bridge Saturday afternoon. This was the second rescue operation in the river near Grand Junction Saturday afternoon. Officials say the river is still very dangerous right now and that if you do venture into the water, to make sure to have the proper gear.