Even though it was only six feet deep, this unfortunate canoeist got trapped by the power of the
Jefferson River. She was pinned against a bridge in the frigid water for four and a half hours.
Rivers in Montana generated by National Atlas, a United States government agency and then annotated by poster in March 2007. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Thankfully, she had quick thinking partners and teams of emergency responders who rescued her.
Not that she was a Chaser, but, as others have cautioned, be prepared and respect the power of nature if you’re out there,
water high or not.
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