Gallatin Co. search and rescue teams recover man, vehicle in Madison River


BOZEMAN, Mont. - Gallatin County Search and Rescue spokesman Mike Gavagan says rescue teams located and recovered a man who appeared to have driven his car into the Madison River.

The rescue team posted photos to their Facebook page Saturday that shows a blue SUV partially submerged in the river.

Gavagan says it happened Friday around 10 a.m.

He says crews successfully rescued the man who was mostly uninjured.

Gavagan says authorities are still investigating the circumstances as to why the gentleman drove his vehicle into the river.

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