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Washington state ferry rescues man who jumped overboard in the middle of Puget Sound


SEATTLE — The crew of a Washington state ferry rescued a man who jumped overboard Wednesday in the middle of Puget Sound.

Spokeswoman Marta Coursey (coor-SAY') says it happened on the ferry Puyallup (pew-AL'-up) as it headed from Bainbridge Island to Seattle.

KOMO reports ( a woman saw the man jump and alerted crew members who launched a rescue boat and pulled him from the water.

The ferry was met by medics who took the man to Harborview Medical Center.

Information from: KOMO-TV,

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