BASTROP COUNTY, Texas -- Bastrop County rescue teams pulled a woman from the Colorado River Monday afternoon.
Just before 1 p.m. on Monday, Bastrop County crews were called to Doty River Estates west of Norma Jean Boulevard off Highway 71 near Smithville.
Around 1:30 p.m. the Bastrop County Office of Emergency Management tweeted, "SFD, first responders, Stat Air2 searching Colo River in Smithville for person missing in water."
According to the office's Facebook page, the Colorado River is flowing quickly after Sunday's heavy rains. They ask that people and pets stay away from the banks.
Around 2:40 p.m. the office tweeted, "Missing person on Colo River Smithville found, getting EMS care. Thank you all police, fire, EMS responders!"
Officials with Bastrop County tell KVUE that the woman was rescued by the Smithville Fire Department by boat. She is said to be doing fine.