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      Sheriff's deputy rescues kayaker from drowning

      T he Monroe County Sheriff's Office rescued a kayaker Friday night in Monroe Township.

      T he sheriff's office says they were called to Dunbar and Hull Road where they found the kayaker in the middle of a quarry.

      T he boat had capsized and started to sink , which is when the victim , a 25 year old man starting screaming for help. A deputy was able to get to the man in time and pulled him to shore where the kayaker was checked by medical personnel and released with no injuries.