Water rescue reported in Catawba River

Rescue crews were called early Monday afternoon to the Catawba River after a report that a boat had overturned.

Firefighters and other emergency personnel were called shortly after noon to the 1400 block of Riverside Drive. That is along a portion of the river about a mile south of Mountain Island Lake.

According to emergency radio reports, one person was rescued by personnel and was being treated at the scene.