HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT) –Henderson Central Dispatch said first-responders were blocking traffic during a water rescue in the Ohio River this evening. Traffic was backed up heading into Henderson on the Twin Bridges around 6:45 p.m.

Henderson City County Rescue tells Eyewitness News that the subject was pulled alive from the river by Evansville Fire. They tell us the subject was taken to a local hospital.

We will keep you updated on-air and online as learn more information.

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