Man rescued from Cumberland River in downtown Nashville - WSMV News 4

Man rescued from Cumberland River in downtown Nashville

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The man was rescued after going for a swim. (WSMV) The man was rescued after going for a swim. (WSMV)
NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

The Nashville Fire Department said one man was rescued from the Cumberland River in downtown Nashville on Friday.

Officials said the man decided to go for a swim and was in distress. Crews pulled him out of the water around 2 p.m.

The man was checked out by paramedics and is fine.

Police initially said two men were pulled from the water, but fire officials on the scene said there was only one.

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