Woman in critical condition rescued from Anacostia River

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DC Fire and EMS say a woman was hospitalized on Saturday after the crew rescued her from the Anacostia River.

According to a tweet from DC Fire and EMScrews arrived at the 1800 block of Anacostia Drive in Southeast and helped rescue a woman from the Anacostia River.

The woman was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. She is currently in critical condition.

Crews have searched the waterway and say no one else was found in the river.

This is a story in development. More details will be added as they become available.

The Montgomery County Waste Catcher provides a total of eight for the Anacostia River Basin.

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