MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office says that a man was pulled from the Mississippi River Sunday evening, and is currently recovering.
According to a spokesperson for the sheriff’s office, the Hennepin County Water Patrol was dispatched to the river near the Stone Arch Bridge after a fisher pulled a man out of the water.READ MORE: Alec Baldwin Fired Prop Gun That Killed Cinematographer, Injured Director On Movie Set (CBS News)
It’s not clear how the man ended up in the river.READ MORE: 3 People Shot In Separate Minneapolis Shootings Thursday Night
Authorities said he was conscious, breathing and alert. He was transported to Hennepin Healthcare for evaluation.MORE NEWS: Data Show COVID Cases In Minnesota Schools Have Declined, But Experts Still Watching For Long-Term Trends
The man was not immediately identified.