• Man Clinging to Branch for 2 Hours Rescued from Niagara River Just 75 Yards from Falls

    13 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    A man who'd spent hours clinging to a branch in the Niagara River was rescued in dramatic fashion on Thursday, just 75 yards from the brink of the fast-moving falls.
    New York State Park Police responded to a report of a man in the river hanging on to a branch around 11:45 a.m., Capt. Chris Rola tells PEOPLE.
    The agency called on several other departments for help, including New York State Police, Border Patrol, and the Niagara Falls City Fire Department, which made two rescue attempts.
    On the first, the current and location prevented officials from reaching the man. They reached him on the...
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