ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Rescue crews were called out Saturday afternoon to the Rio Grande to help a man and his dog. They were stranded along the river near the Dolores Huerta Bridge on a paddle board.

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It took crews 30 minutes with Albuquerque Fire Rescue (AFR) and Albuquerque Police Department working together to get them out safely.

AFR patrolled the river until 5 p.m. for other emergencies.