2 rescues made off Penfield Beach in Fairfield prompt life vest reminder from emergency responders

Police say the first incident happened around 10:30

Police say the first incident happened around 10:30 a.m. when four children on kayaks and a paddleboard had to be rescued. (June 15, 2014 5:31 PM)

Emergency responders in Fairfield are issuing a life vest reminder after making two water rescues off Penfield Beach Sunday.

Police say the first incident happened at around 10:30 a.m. when four children on kayaks and a paddleboard had to be rescued.

“They were out in ankle deep water, and then within minutes, they got swept out into water over their heads,” said Officer James Wiltsie,...

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