Emergency services were called to reports of a woman in the water this lunchtime.
At approximately 12.30pm officers were called to reports of concerns for the safety of a woman in Warrington.
The caller reported seeing the woman in the Manchester Ship Canal under the Cantilever bridge.
Emergency Services attended and the woman was rescued from the canal by firefighter at around 1.10pm.
She has since been passed to the care of paramedics.