Driver rescued after car slides into frigid Arkansas River in Wichita

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

No one was seriously hurt when a car slid into the Arkansas River in Wichita on Thursday. 

The incident happened at around 7:30 a.m. near 11th Street and North River Blvd. First responders blocked off the area and they were able to get the driver out of the car. They say the driver will be okay. 

Further information about the incident was not immediately available. 

After a slick start to the day, the freezing drizzle will gradually taper off for the mid to late morning before round two returns

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