(STMW) — A person was rescued after falling into the Chicago River downtown Thursday afternoon.

A male whose age was not known fell into the river near State Street, according to the Chicago Police Marine Unit.

The unit rescued him and he was taken to an ambulance, but information about his condition was not immediately available.

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