Some nervous moments Friday for an unidentified youth, after they were trapped inside the Pat’s Creek culvert in Peace River.
EMS and firefighters from the community were called to the scene mid afternoon.
Once the culvert was opened, first responders were able to get inside and rescue the youth, who was then taken to hospital with minor injuries.
Emergency officials stress that people need to stay out of Pat’s Creek culvert, adding it is not a place to play or walk.
photo courtesy Town of Peace River