A paramedic with the Rutherford County Special Operations Response Team helps guide a partially submerged car Monday out of the Stones River to wrecker operator Scott Pack of Pack's Towing. Deputies and firefighters rescued four people from the car Saturday at Elam Mill Road.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT) A few more details are available concerning the rescue of a mother and her three daughters after their car was swept into the Middle Fork of the Stones River Saturday.
Jodie Cowan tried to cross the rain swollen river at the Elam Mills Road slab Saturday evening, but the fast moving water pushed the car off the pavement.
Rutherford County Deputies responding to the family’s call for help found the car partially submerged with the swift water threatening to push Cowan and her three girls out of the vehicle and into the river.