Woman rescued while tubing on Barton Creek

Water rescue in Barton Creek near Spyglass Drive (KXAN Photo)
Water rescue in Barton Creek near Spyglass Drive (KXAN Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A woman tubing on Barton Creek Friday night was rescued by emergency crews.

Austin-Travis County EMS and the fire department were sent to the 1700 block of Spyglass Drive at around 8 p.m.

The fire department said she was caught in a tree. Her injuries were non-life threatening, according to EMS.

Austin police said Barton Creek was not closed to recreational use.

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