CHICAGO (CBS)– Two people were rescued after a pontoon boat lost power and struck a dam in Batavia Sunday afternoon.
According to officials, emergency crews responded to the Challenge Dam, located at 500 N. River St. and were able to rescue the female and male victims.READ MORE: Man Arrested In Countless Social Media Threats Directed At CPS Schools, Days After Shootings Kill 2 Simeon Career Academy Students
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The woman went over the dam and was rescued downstream.MORE NEWS: Hate-Filled Letters Falsely Claiming To Be From A Judge Sent To Minority-Owned North Suburban Restaurants
The victims were assessed and released on scene. A firefighter also suffered non-life threatening injuries.