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Man told police he jumped from Gervais St. bridge

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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Crews from the Columbia Fire Department and police department have rescued a man from the Congaree River near downtown Columbia. He was pulled out of the river near Senate Street, across from Edventure.

The person was transported to an area hospital with what Columbia Police say appears to be non-life threatening injuries.

Police say the man told them he jumped from the Gervais Street bridge.

Crews from Cayce, Richland County, Columbia PD and West Columbia aided in the search.

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