Rockford Crews Rescue Man in Rock River

Published 04/05 2014 07:06PM

Updated 04/05 2014 07:08PM

ROCKFORD- A man attempts to throw himself off the State Street Bridge into the Rock River. Rescue crews got the call at 8:16 this morning. Upon arrival the man jumped off the bridge into the water. Firefighters used ladders and a rope to rescue him. The victim was transported to a local hospital for possible hypothermia and observation. There were no other injuries.

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