911 dispatcher: Hey Mom, I need you to make a river rescue
CATHLAMET, Wash. (KPTV) -- When a call came into a Washington 911 dispatch center about a water rescue, the dispatcher turned to her own mom to save the day. A sinking kayak was reported near Cathlamet on the Columbia River Sunday. The caller told the dispatcher: "My friend just went over." That friend was wearing a life jacket and managed to pull herself up on a piling.