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Woman rescued from running wash

Woman rescued from running wash

By Ina Ronquillo. CREATED Aug 12, 2014

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A woman is safe after being rescued from a running wash by two Pima County Sheriff's deputies.

Deputy Tracy Suitt tells KGUN9 the incident happened around 9 p.m. at the Brawley Wash, near Sandario and Snyder.

A woman drove her SUV into a running wash, said Suitt.  There were no barricades blocking the wash.

Two deputies drove into the wash to rescue the woman.

At this time, it is unknown if the woman will face charges for driving into the wash.

Ina Ronquillo

Ina Ronquillo

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Ina is a Southern Arizona native. She graduated from Nogales High School and then received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Arizona with a double major in Media Arts and Communication.