Family rescued after being lost on Howell Island near Chesterfield

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CHESTERFIELD, MO (KPLR) - A family of three, including a pregnant woman, is safe after getting lost on Howell Island near Chesterfield and the Missouri River.

Rescue crews received the call around 10p.m. Sunday for a man, a four-year-old child and a pregnant woman who were lost on the island. Crews used water and air support to find the family.

Some crew members were hit by flying carp.

No one was seriously injured.

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