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Ainsworth Fire Department Called To Rescue Motorist Swept Away By Flood Water

The Ainsworth Fire Department and Brown County Ambulance were called out at 3:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 12th to rescue a motorist that had been washed down stream in flood waters.

Ainsworth Fire Chief Brad Fiala reported that a motorist was northbound on Meadville Avenue when her vehicle hit a washout. According to Fiala, the motorist tried to exit the pickup and get into the pickup box. She apparently slipped and was washed downstream in the flood waters.

Brown County Sheriff Bruce Papstein identified the driver as Jacey Gallegos, age 35, of Ainsworth.


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