CHICAGO (STMW) — A boater helped rescue a man in the Chicago River on Wednesday afternoon in the Loop.
The Fire Department responded about 2:40 p.m. to a report of a person in the river near North State Street and East Wacker Drive, Fire Media Affairs said.READ MORE: Search Continues For Hennessy, The Cat Who Survived Miraculous Six-Story Jump From Burning Apartment
When the police Marine Unit arrived, officers found a civilian boater had helped the man out of the water, police said.READ MORE: Chicago Restaurants Navigate Loosening COVID-19 Restrictions During Bridge Phase
Fire Media Affairs Cmdr. Will Knight said the man was not hospitalized.MORE NEWS: Convicted Man Fighting To Have Case Reheard After Jailhouse Confession Removes Evidence In A Murder He Says He Did Not Commit
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