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Boaters pulled to safety on Rock River

Published: Saturday, June 21, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Sterling Fire Department rescue personnel bring in a pair of stranded fishermen Friday afternoon from the Rock River to the Arduini boat launch Friday in Rock Falls. A citizen called authorities when he saw the two men struggling to get the boat started as it was moving toward the upper dam.

Sterling Fire Department rescue personnel bring in a pair of stranded fishermen Friday afternoon from the Rock River to the Arduini boat launch Friday in Rock Falls. A citizen called authorities when he saw the two men struggling to get the boat started as it was moving toward the upper dam.

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