Date: May 4, 2019
Incident Type: Man in Water
Location: Allegheny River
Summary: Pittsburgh EMS, Police, River Rescue and the Fire Boat responded for a report of a male in the Allegheny River under the 9th Street bridge around 7:40 p.m.
Rescuers located a man in the water on the Downtown side of the bridge. Divers pulled him to safety.
The patient was conscious and alert with no serious injuries. He was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.
Reporting PIO: Alicia George
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