Firefighters rescue man from Connecticut River in Springfield

Hampden County
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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Springfield Fire Department rescued a man from the Connecticut River Tuesday afternoon.

Springfield Fire Captain Drew Piemonte told 22News, firefighters were called to the North End Bridge for a report of man who jumped into the Connecticut River around 4:30 p.m.

West Springfield Fire Department was called to assist and pulled the man from the river. He was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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