Man stranded near Belle Island

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan - email

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Emergency workers were called to a spot on the James River near Belle Island around 3:30 P.M. Sunday.

A man was stranded near one of foot bridges there.

He was reportedly experiencing a medical issue.

A river rescue crew was sent to retrieve him and get him to the hospital.

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