Reno Fire rescues man after he falls off bridge into Truckee River
RENO, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) —
The Reno Fire Department rescued a man from the Truckee River after he fell off of the Sutro Street Bridge late Friday night.
The man, officials say, was located in the river roughly 300 feet downstream of the bridge, calling out for help while clinging to a rock in the river.
Crews used inflatable kayaks to rescue the man, who was removed from the river at John Champion Park.
Officials say the man was transferred to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.