2 teenagers rescued from Pennypack Creek in Philadelphia
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA - June 3, 2013 (WPVI) -- Crews have rescued two teenagers from Pennypack Creek in Northeast Philadelphia.
It happened at 5:00 p.m. Monday.
The fire department was called to the creek near the intersection of Benton and Bustleton Avenues.
Police say a teenage boy and a teenage girl somehow ended up in the creek.
Reports from the scene indicated they were clinging to a rock before they were rescued.
Images from Chopper 6 HD showed numerous police and rescue units on the scene.
The teens were both taken to St. Christopher's Hospital for Children to be evaluated.
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