Military vehicle used in Union Co. water rescue

Published: Dec. 5, 2018 at 8:21 PM CST
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UNION CO., KY (WFIE) - The Morganfield Fire Department shared a video of a water rescue at the Uniontown River Bottoms.

A five-ton military vehicle was the only thing that could get to a person who was trapped there all night.

Fire Chief Ricky Millikan posted the video and told us someone got lost driving Tuesday night and ended up in the Bottoms.

A different person spotted the vehicle and called 911. Union County Fire Rescue responded with their military vehicle to rescue the person.

We’re told that person is okay.

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