Man rescued near edge of Niagara Falls remains hospitalized

Rescued between Goat Island and Bird Island on Thursday afternoon

Mike Baggerman
November 08, 2019 - 4:09 pm

Niagara River where a man was rescued by NYS Parks Police and Niagara Falls Fire. November 7, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)


NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WBEN) - The man rescued near the edge of the waterfalls in Niagara Falls is still recovering at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center.

New York State Parks Police Major Clyde Doty said the man is a 59-year-old who lives in Niagara Falls.

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"He's in ICU and in stable condition," Doty said.

Authorities did not release his name and said they have not been able to interview him due to his current condition.

WATCH: Major Clyde Doty with an update on the man rescued in Niagara Falls

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