A woman was rescued by firefighters after getting trapped underwater.
At around 3.40pm on Saturday, emergency services were called to part of the River Weaver, close to Winsford South Flash in Swanlow Lane Winsford after reports of two adults in difficulty in the water.
Fire engines from Winsford, Northwich, Chester, Knutsford attended the banks of the river along with the rescue boat and the force's rope incident unit.
Firefighters used the rescue boat to reach a woman whose legs were trapped under the water, using an inflatable hose reel to rescue her.
The second person reportedly in the water had managed to swim to the bank by the time crews arrived.
Paramedics treated the woman, who was taken to hospital for further treatment.