Toddler swept away in WA Greenwater River
Friday, May 27, 2011
GREENWATER, Wash. (AP) -- Pierce County, Wash., divers and a swiftwater rescue team are searching for a 2-year-old boy swept away in the fast-moving Greenwater River.
Sheriff's spokesman Ed Troyer says the child was on a camping trip with his family on Friday. The spokesman says everything possible is being done to locate the child. He tells KIRO-TV, "We're downstream hoping for a miracle."
Troyer cautions those planning to spend the Memorial Day holiday in the outdoors to stay away from area rivers, which are all running fast and full.
Information from: KIRO-TV, htthttp://www.kirotv.com/index.html