A woman lost her life on Wednesday by falling her car into the Niagara River, on the verge of the famous cataracts of the same name, which activated a specular rescue operation per helicopter, the police announced.
Wednesday at a half day, in the town of Niagara Falls, in the north of the State of New York, the police intervened as a result of the presence of a black vehicle practically submerged in the bed of the Niagara River, on the verge of the cataras, which It serves natural border between the United States and Canada.
The rescue operation entailed the reduction of the flow of water with the help of a river dam, explained in a statement the New York State Park Police.
With the help of drones and a helicopter could be located "a body in the driver's seat", according to the same source.
Images of the television showed a hung officer of a cable from a helicopter that was trying to position himself on top of the vehicle, in the middle of a blizzard, a few meters from the precipice of the famous Niagara Falls.
"A woman over 60, native from the west of New York State, was found (and) declared dead in the place," police said in his statement.
The research must determine how the vehicle fell to the Niagara River, between a bridge for cars and a pedestrian walkway, in the Niagara Falls commune.Date Of Update: 09 December 2021, 03:25