Three adults rescued after kayaks overturned near James River Bridge

Newport News

(Photo courtesy USCG Mid-Atlantic)

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Authorities from the Newport News Fire Department and Marine Incident Response Team responded to reports of overturned kayaks near the James River Bridge on Sunday.

Officials say they received a call at 6:11 p.m. about the incident.

Firefighters say they rescued three adults after their kayaks overturned. They suffered from cold exposure, but no additional injuries.

Stay with WAVY News 10 for more on this developing story.

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