Woman Rescued From River After Reportedly Trying to Save Friend's Phone

March 26, 2024

Heart-stopping video shows a woman being carried away by a rushing current in the L.A. River. The woman reportedly waded into knee deep river to try to retrieve her friend's cellphone which had dropped into the water. However, a sudden rainstorm turned the river into a potential death trap. After several attempts, the woman was finally saved when a rescuer from a chopper was lowered into the river to bring her to safety. Inside Edition’s Jim Moret has more.

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