Swift Water Rescue (Denton)

At around 5:00am a Denton Police Officer was flagged down at Bell Place @ E. McKinney Street. He advised that a male and a female had been swept away by flooding waters in the canal. Officers located the white female yelling for help about half a mile away in the canal close to S. Ruddell Street. She was rescued by Denton Police and transported to Denton Regional Medical Center by the Denton Fire Department. The DFD swift water rescue team continued their search for the missing male. A little after 10:00am the male victim was found deceased around S. Loop 288 and Shady Oaks. The investigation is ongoing. (Information: City of Denton Police Department)