Water rescue near Pizzurro Park


GAHANNA, Ohio (WCMH)– Columbus and Mifflin Township Fire Departments responded to a water rescue at Pizzurro Park Drive Thursday evening.

Kayakers were spotted in distress on Big Walnut Creek near Pizzurro Park. According to the first responders at the scene, a family of five kayakers, two parents and three children, that got caught up in the storm and needed assistance getting out of creek. All are safe with no reported injuries.

Big Walnut Creek cuts between Pizzurro Park Drive and the Airport Golf Course. To the west of the park is Hamilton Road and I-270 to the east.

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