Charles City Fire Crews Rescue Two on Cedar River

CHARLES CITY, Iowa - Two men had to be rescued Saturday evening after their boat lost power on the Cedar River.

Ryan Fisher, 25, and another man were in the pontoon boat about 8 p.m. when it started floating over the dam. The Charles City Fire Department had to rescue the men from a bridge pillar downstream.

Neither was wearing a life jacket and the boat had not yet been recovered Saturday evening. It's unknown if the men are injured.

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources continues to investigate the incident.
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