“They had to make their way up the hill, down the hill then through the woods,” he said. “You had to know this area well to be able to accomplish this very dark very thick wooded area. So you definitely had to have somebody who knew where they were going.”
A couple of minor injuries reported, according to Hall.
“It all ended well,” he said. “We were able to get them out due to the experience of the firefighters with the department.”
Firefighters rescued 15 people, eight adults and seven children, after high water trapped them at Sebald Park in Madison Twp., Butler County Wednesday.
Crews said high water cut off access to a bridge in the park, trapping multiple people in the high water.
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Madison Twp. firefighters said in a Facebook post the group went to the park earlier in the day for a birthday party.
There were no reports of injuries.
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