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Water Rescue at Woodrow Wilson Bridge This Morning

UPDATE (11:01 AM): Looks like victim was a man who jumped off of the bridge before being rescued.

Members of the Alexandria Fire Department, along with mutual aid, are involved in a water rescue in the Potomac River this morning near the Woodrow Wilson Bridge in Alexandria, Virginia.

One victim was pulled from the water at Jones Point Park and EMS paramedics have requested a helicopter transport for the victim.

Expect traffic delays on the bridge.


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