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Woman rescued by boat after falling into an embankment on MKT trail

By Jillian Fertig, Reporter, jillian.fertig@kmiz.com
Published On: Jun 16 2013 11:39:17 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 17 2013 03:57:51 PM CDT
MKT rescue

KMIZ

ROCHEPORT, Mo. -

Emergency crews rescued a woman Sunday night after she fell nearly 30 feet down an embankment.

Officials say Amy Brinkman was riding her bike with a group on the MKT trail in Rocheport Sunday night.

Rescuers told ABC 17 News they dropped a boat in the water and paddled down stream to rescue the woman. 

She was found conscious and breathing.

Brinkman was transported to University Hospital. On Monday afternoon, she was listed in fair condition.

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