Man Injured After Fall Into River
by Meagan Millage, Anchor/Reporter
July 12, 2013 9:01 PM
A man is in the hospital after Sioux Falls Police say he was pushed into the Big Sioux River.
Sioux Falls Police, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and Rural Metro Ambulance were called to the west bank of the Big Sioux River around 5:15 p.m. Friday for a water rescue.
Police say a man was pushed off of a 15 to 18 foot ledge into the river between 8th Street and 9th Street downtown. Initial reports say another man pushed him in.
The victim was taken to the hospital and regained consciousness there. His injuries are not life threatening.