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Man Rescued From Ohio River Near LST-325 in Evansville

A man was pulled from the water near the LST-325 in Evansville on Thursday.

Posted: Jun 10, 2021 1:26 PM
Updated: Jun 10, 2021 7:43 PM

A Thursday afternoon water rescue near the LST-325 in Evansville, Indiana, ended with a man being pulled to shore.

Dispatch said someone was in the water holding onto a life jacket just after 1:00 p.m. on Thursday.

We're told the victim was a male in his mid-30s. They say the man was fading in and out of consciousness.

The Evansville Fire Department says firefighters were able to quickly locate and remove the man from the water. 

The condition of the man pulled from the water remains unknown at this time.

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