11 year old rescued from culvert

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – A neighbor and a deputy saved the life of an 11 year old boy in flood waters Wednesday afternoon.

It happened at the intersection of Coffelt and Moses Roads in Middle Valley.

A neighbor heard the boy scream after being washed into a culvert.

The neighbor waded in to hold his head above water.

Eventually deputies were able to free the boy.

He didn’t sustain any lasting injuries.

The photo taken by Hamilton County shows how deep the water was at the culvert.

Middle Valley

Categories: Hamilton County, Local News

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