Water rescue team saves 14-year-old boy stuck on small island

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TANEY COUNTY, Mo. — A 14-year-old boy was caught on a small island in the middle of Bull Creek today with water rising around him.

The water rescue team responded to the call just before 5 p.m.

Two swimmers were sent over to the island with ropes to set up a rope system to pull a rescue boat over to the island.

The teenager was brought safely to solid ground without any injuries.

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