Rescue Underway For 3 Children Trapped In Wintergreen Gorge - WICU12 HD WSEE Erie, PA News, Sports, Weather, Events

Rescue Underway For 3 Children Trapped In Wintergreen Gorge

Posted: Updated:
Several rescue crews are on the scene of dramatic rescue unfolding at the Wintergreen Gorge.
Around 4:45 Thursday night, Erie's 911 center got a call for several children struggling to get out of the gorge.

We've learned that 3 children were playing in the Wintergreen Gorge, and when they tried to climb back up, because of the rain water it's just too slick, and they're now stuck.
Several fire departments from east county, as well as the city of Erie are on the scene.
Rope rescue crews are also there as well.

Apparently, the children who are trapped in the gorge are not reportedly hurt, at least that's according to initial reports.

Tune in to WICU & WSEE tonight for a full report.
Submit your event now
Powered by WorldNow
3514 State St. Erie, PA 16508
Newsroom: (814)454-8812
Toll Free: 1(800)454-8812
Business offices: (814)454-5201
WICU FCC Filing
WSEE FCC Filing
Share:
Share Stories
Submit your stories to our site!
Share Photos
Share your photos in our community galleries
Mobile:
Mobile Site
Be sure to stay constantly updated with the power of WICU12 and WSEE at your fingertips
Free Android App
Free iPhone App
Free iPad App
Storm Tracker App
Droid
iPhone
iPad
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WICU. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
                   WICU/WSEE - 3514 State Street Erie, PA 16508 - (814) 454-5201 - info@wicu12.com