Teen kayakers rescue mother and child

Mother and child taken away by cureent at High Rocks Park

High Rocks Park (contributed to High Rocks City Park Facebook Page by Evan Gavett)
High Rocks Park (contributed to High Rocks City Park Facebook Page by Evan Gavett)

GLADSTONE, Ore. (KOIN 6) — A mother, and her child under 10 years old, were rescued by two good Samaritans in kayaks Tuesday afternoon at High Rocks Park in Gladstone.

Clackamas Fire spokesperson Brandon Paxton said the two were playing in the water and were taken away by a current and washed downstream.

The kayakers – a pair of teenagers — rescued the mother and her child.

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