RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Rescue teams pulled two women from the Neuse River in Wake County on Tuesday afternoon.
The call came in just before 5:30 p.m. in an area near the Poole Road canoe launch at Poole Road, officials said.
The two women were pulled from the river around 6 p.m. after their kayaks capsized, officials said.
The women were are being evaluated and were taken from the scene to WakeMed Raleigh in separate ambulances.
The Raleigh Fire Department provided a boat to help rescue the pair.
Wake County Fire and Rescue led the rescue efforts.