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Kayaker rescued from Chattahoochee River

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) -

Columbus Fire Department Battalion Chief Keith Watson confirms a kayaker was thrown out of his boat around Mill Island on Saturday afternoon and hit his head. 

The kayaker was rescued and pulled to the Alabama side of the river and loaded into an ambulance and taken to the hospital. 

The rescue took place in front of the Synovus building on Bay Avenue near 11th Street. 

We will continue following this story and bring you more updates as they become available. 

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