Four rescued from Truckee River after raft flips

Truckee  Meadows Fire
Truckee Meadows Fire(Ed Pearce)
Published: May. 20, 2023 at 3:32 PM PDT
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) -Truckee Meadows Fire & Rescue rescued a family of four whose raft turned over Saturday in the Truckee River.

It happened at Ambrose Park in west Reno less than a mile west of McCarran Boulevard at about 1 p.m.

None wore personal flotation devices and TMFR called them lucky since they were safe.

Personal flotation devices are mandatory when recreating on the Truckee River, TMFR said.