PORTAGE (WKOW) -- First responders from Portage Police, Portage Fire and Aspirus Divine Savior EMS rescued two kids from the Wisconsin River Thursday evening.
Officers found a 12-year-old 20-30 yards out on the ice.
Officers used a ResQ disc and the child was able to wrap the rope around their body.
The victim was pulled safely to shore. A second juvenile had fallen in close to shore -- they were quickly pulled in safely.
The two victims were taken to the hospital as a precaution.