JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– A woman is recovering after she was thrown from a motorcycle and ended up in Bear Creek. Investigators say the motorcycle driver struck a guard rail on Highway 74.

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A law enforcement officer jumped into the water and pulled the woman to the bank of the creek just west of Morrison.

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She was injured and had landed on the opposite side of the creek.

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Firefighters and technical rescue crews helped rescue her in a high angle rescue.

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