The Bassett Rescue Squad boat team made entry into the lake from Philpott Marina to assist with the incident.
FRANKLIN COUNTY, VA – Two people and a dog were rescued Monday, after a swift water incident at Philpott Lake.
The incident happened shortly before 6:30 p.m. near Salthouse Branch Park in the Henry community of Franklin County.
A man and a woman along with their dog were rescued after their boat started to sink, according to the Martinsville-Henry County 9-1-1 Center.
Agencies from Franklin, Henry, and Patrick counties responded and assisted with the incident.
No one was reported to have injuries.