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Los Angeles Fire Department River Rescue Near Glendale Blvd; Homeless Couple Rescued from Rapid Water in Los Angeles River; Firefighter Rescued After Being Swept Away During Swift Water Rescue (VIDEO) • SAT DEC 13, 2014 6:18 AM CT

"Thanks everyone for all the love.
That was my husband & I'm glad he
was trained properly. He loves what
he does & he's good at it. Glad he
was saved because he has a
loving family who would of been
devastated if he was gone!"
-- Catharine Primosch
[See VIDEO below ...]

KTLA BREAKING [NO AUDIO]: A rescuer was swept away in the raging waters of the Los Angeles River Friday.
Video showed others trying to get the rescuer out of the rushing water as the person was moving past them.
Another rescuer was eventually able to get a rope out and pull the person to safety.