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Man Pulled from River

By Potomac Local September 6, 2012 10:00 am

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STAFFORD, Va. – At 5:44 pm Wednesday, Stafford County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a water rescue in the area of the Chatham Bridge.

During their response the ECC advised a male patient had jumped from the Chatham Bridge into the river.

Upon arrival Stafford County Fire and Rescue personnel located a male patient near the Stafford Shore. The patient was immobilized, lifted to the Chatham Bridge and transported to Mary Washington Hospital

Fire and Rescue units from the following station’s responded to the incident Falmouth, Berea, Stafford, White Oak, Medic 11, Fredericksburg Fire, Stafford County Sheriff’s Office.

-Press release 

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  • Pennie Rhodes

    For those who were as confused as I with the abbreviation “ECC” in this article preceeding the identification of the jumper as a “patient” from some type of medical treatment center, ECC refers to the Emergency Communications Center, a division of the Stafford County Sheriff’s Department. The term “patient” remains a mystery.