5/4/2018 1:54:00 PM Reported river drowning near dam a false alarm
Lakes Region EMS, Sheriff’s patrol and Taylors Falls firefighter-rescue team were at an address on River Street in Taylors Falls Wednesday, May 2, about 4:15 p.m. responding to a report of a possible drowning. Sheriff’s Sgt. Shane Carroll said the victim was accounted for in speaking with parents of the children believed to be involved. A young child had thought she had seen her brother fall into the St Croix near the hydro-electric dam. Thankfully it was a false alarm.