Kayaker taken to hospital after rescue near Shoreline

Photo courtesy Shoreline Fire

SHORELINE, Wash. -- A kayaker was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle on Sunday afternoon after being rescued from the water at Salt Water Park near Shoreline, according to Shoreline Fire.

The man was in the water for about 15 minutes before another kayaker was able to get him to shore. Shoreline Fire and police then pulled him out of the water and he was taken to the hospital.

The man was conscious and talking to rescuers at the time he was taken from the water, according to Shoreline Fire.

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