Woman Rescued from the Mississippi River

Posted on: 9:42 pm, July 11, 2013, by , updated on: 05:37am, July 12, 2013

ST. CHARLES, MO (KTVI)– A woman is safe after a late-night search and rescue on the Mississippi River.

Her small boat flipped on the river. She disappeared around 7 p.m. Thursday near Portage Des Sioux. Four rescue boats and a helicopter joined the search.  Rescue crews found her around 11 p.m. Thursday night scream for help on an island.

She was taken away in an ambulance.