Fire crews rescue woman who fell in Milwaukee River

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee fire officials were called to rescue a woman who fell into the Milwaukee River early Friday morning.

Officials say the woman fell into the river near Plankinton and Wisconsin Avenues around 5 a.m.

Fire crews say the woman was successfully pulled from the water and transported to the hospital.  At this time it is unknown what injuries the woman sustained from the incident, but the chief said the woman was responsive and talking.

Right now, it is unclear how she ended up in the water. Police are still investigating the incident.

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