Roanoke Fire and Rescue reminds people to be careful on waterways after kayaking incident

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Courtesy Roanoke Fire & Rescue

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Roanoke Fire and Rescue reminds the community to be careful when on waterways following an incident where a kayak overturned.

Crews were dispatched to West River Road at around 1:45 p.m. on Saturday where some kayaks had been overturned.

Roanoke Fire and Rescue says no one was injured and some bystanders assisted the people in the kayaks before first responders arrived on scene.

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