45-year-old man dies after being pulled from James River

45-year-old man dies after being pulled from James River
(Source: Gray News)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Richmond officials said the man rescued from the James River on Tuesday evening is dead.

Crews were dispatched to Pony Pasture around 5:19 p.m. for the report of a man in distress on the James River.

After arriving on the scene, the man was brought to shore by other boaters.

CPR was conducted and the man was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The man was identified as 45-year-old Joshua B. Jennings.

The Medical Examiner will determine the cause and manner of death.

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