Woman rescued from high water in Newville

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A woman was rescued from her stranded vehicle that was stalled by high water near the Conodoguinet Creek on Saturday afternoon.

Officials were called to the scene along the 400 block of Grahams Woods Road in West Pennsboro Township, Cumberland County at around noon.

The operator, a student at Dickinson College, reportedly ignored the road closure and high water signs.

She was placed into a boat and brought to safety by emergency personnel from the Carlisle Fire Rescue Services.

State Police of Carlisle were on the scene and talking to the operator after she was brought to safety.

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