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Deputies locate 4 people in Sacramento River

The Butte County Sheriff's Office said it located four people in the Sacramento River and they are all safe.

Posted: Jul 29, 2021 3:49 PM
Updated: Jul 29, 2021 5:08 PM

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - Butte County deputies responded to a call at 2:52 p.m. that four people on the Sacramento River were downstream on Thursday afternoon.

There were three adults and one kid who were located downstream from Scotty's Landing just before 4 p.m. 

Deputies used a boat and a helicopter to save the four people.

Seargent Bryan Evan said there were two paddleboards and the four people were not wearing life jackets.

The four people did not sustain any injuries and are now safe.

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