ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque Fire Rescue and Bernalillo County Fire Department rescued one person who got stuck in an arroyo but his friend got swept away in the rushing waters. At last check, crews are working to recover the man but he is presumed dead.
No other information has been released.
BCFD, AFR, & APD all assisted with a swift water rescue. AFR was able to rescue one subject from the diversion channel. BCFD air boat along with APD are currently conducting a body recover of one subject in the diversion channel collection point. @BernCounty @abqfire @ABQPOLICE pic.twitter.com/r498AkLeGX— BernalilloCountyFire (@BerncoFire) August 1, 2020
AFR is currently conducting a Flood Channel Rescue in the Embudo Arroyo. One person has been located and successfully taken to safety. Another person is still in the arroyo. Crews are attempting to rescue him at this time. More details to follow. @iafflocal244 pic.twitter.com/D7kFX58vFV— Albuquerque Fire (@abqfire) August 1, 2020