Crews Remove Two Men From Susquehanna River
One of the victims was in "grave condition," officials announced.
Two adult males were removed from the Susquehanna River, near the Amtrak bridge between Havre de Grace and Perryville, early Saturday evening, officials said.
Havre de Grace police responded to the area around 5:15 p.m. after the two men began yelling for help. Police removed both men from the water as the Susquehanna Hose Company arrived on the scene to assist, according to Susquehanna Hose Company Chief Scott Hurst.
Hurst said both men were transported to Harford Memorial Hospital, with one suffering life threatening injuries.
The official Harford County Md Fire & EMS PIO Media Page first announced the incident on Facebook. The following post appeared at about 5:15 p.m. Saturday:
Two subjects removed from the Susquehanna River near the Amtrack RR Bridge. One is on grave condition. FD and EMS working the scene. Further media info contact Susquehanna Hose Company and Natural Resource Police.
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