Juneau Police Department responded to a call about for a man and woman needing help. Police arrived on the scene first, and called Capital City Fire/Rescue. Assistant Fire Chief Chad Cameron says the creek and fencing made it difficult to reach the people.
Tom Mattice said researchers with University of Alaska and U.S. Geological Survey are in Suicide Basin. They’re reporting that the basin is releasing rapidly, which likely will cause flooding in the Mendenhall Lake area.