Rescuers get stuck in tree with man they were trying to save

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PITTSBURG COUNTY, Okla. — Three people are stuck in a tree in Pittsburg County.

One man was stuck in a tree surrounded by high water on Peaceable Creek near Blanco Rd., east of Savanna, according to officials in McAlester.

Reports say two rescuers went to save the man, but they became stranded as well.

More first responders were sent to help, and reports say a total of five rescuers ended up getting stuck.

All six people were safely taken to shore.



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