Water rescue on Truckee River determined to be training

Reported "person" in the Truckee River turned out to be a mannequin.
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SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO) - In case you see Sparks Fire crews on the Truckee River, they are conducting training.

The scenario involves reports of a person in the river at Rock Park in Sparks.

Rescue crews staged at McCarran Boulevard when the "person" was spotted and removed from the water.

The person in the river, however, was a mannequin.


Reported "person" in the Truckee River turned out to be a mannequin.
Reported "person" in the Truckee River turned out to be a mannequin.
Rescue crews attempt to locate a person in the Truckee River near Glendale Park.
Rescue crews attempt to locate a person in the Truckee River near Glendale Park. It turned out to be a mannequin.