DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A team in Dallas rescued a person from the swift waters of the Trinity River Friday afternoon.
Authorities were called to the area of Great Trinity Forest Way east of I-45 at around 3:45 p.m about a person in the water.READ MORE: Homeland Security Chief At Texas-Mexico Border As Thousands Of Migrants Crowd In Makeshift Camp
Dallas police and Fire-Rescue could be seen in the area as a team worked to get the person out.READ MORE: 1 Texas Police Officer Dead, Another Hospitalized After Being Shot While Executing Narcotics Arrest Warrant
The rescue team was able to pull the person into a boat and get the victim back on land. An aerial view from the scene showed the victim being able to walk on their own.MORE NEWS: Governor Greg Abbott Requests Federal Emergency Declaration For Texas In Response To Border Crisis
Authorities have not yet said how the person ended up in the river.