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: Gov. JB Pritzker Issues New Mask Mandate For Illinois Schools, Some State Employees As COVID-19 Cases Continue To Climb
When the police Marine Unit arrived, officers found a civilian boater had helped the man out of the water, police said.READ MORE: Woman Pistol-Whipped On CTA Blue Line Train In Bucktown
Fire Media Affairs Cmdr. Will Knight said the man was not hospitalized.MORE NEWS: Chicago Woman Found In Northern Michigan After Canoe Flips
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