UPDATE: The male pulled from the Ohio River has been pronounced dead. His identity and the cause/manner of death will be released by the Medical Examiner's Office.
ORIGINAL POST: Pittsburgh River Rescue responded to a report of a male in the Ohio River near the West End Bridge shortly after 1 p.m.
River Rescue located a 35-year-old man, pulled him into the boat and immediately began CPR. They transported him to the River Rescue boathouse near PNC Park, where waiting medics took him to a local hospital in critical condition.
Police are investigating.
Pittsburgh River Rescue is made up of EMS certified rescue divers and Pittsburgh Police boat operators.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.