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Crews rescue dad and sons after canoe flips on river

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TUALATIN, OR (KPTV) -

A father and his two young children were rescued from the Tualatin River Saturday afternoon after rescue crews said their canoe capsized.

Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue’s Water Rescue team and Clackamas County Water Rescue report they helped the man and his children find safety after they had climbed to a river bank.

Rescue crews said the people were spotted by another boater who called emergency personnel. They add, the three people were safe because they were wearing life vests.

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