Weekend Water Rescues

WaterLANE COUNTY, Ore. — It was a busy weekend for Lane County water rescue teams.

Here’s what happened on Saturday, alone.

One person suffered cuts and bruises after a collision on Cottage Grove Lake involving a jet ski and power boat.

At Triangle Lake, one person was hospitalized with a broken leg.

On the McKenzie River, deputies performed three water rescues below the Bellinger Boat Landing. In two of them, some of the involved were not wearing life jackets. Deputies say the stretch from the Bellinger Boat Landing to Hayden Bridge is becoming more dangerous with low water levels.

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