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Body Recovered from Hudson River

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | June 09, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 061021104

NEWBURGH, NY - The City of Newburgh FD and PD responded on Wednesday night, June 9th, for a reported subject that fell into the Hudson River off Blue Point Dock. Newburgh FD requested dive teams to the scene to conduct a search. Monroe, Port Jervis, Huguenot and Sparrowbush responded to the scene. After searching the Hudson, the search was called off
until the following morning. On Thursday morning, June 10th, the New York State Police Dive Team was at the location along with the Orange County Sheriff's Office with boats. United States Coast Guard patrolled the Hudson all night. NYSP recovered a body and Orange County the Medical Examiner's Office was notified. City of Newburgh Police are investigating the drowning.

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