Four kayakers rescued after being trapped in Chickamauga Creek in East Ridge

Four kayakers rescued after being trapped in Chickamauga Creek in East Ridge

August 23rd, 2013 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Four kayakers trapped in swift water in Chickamauga Creek today have been rescued by East Ridge firefighters and police, according to a news release from East Ridge Public Safety.

The kayakers were pinned against a tree by the current in a section of the creek that runs through Camp Jordan Park, the release stated.

No injuries were reported in the incident. Stay with the Times Free Press for more details.