Rescuers search for man who fell into Delaware River
The U.S Coast Guard, the Bordentown Fire Department and other agencies searched the Delaware River for the body of a man who jumped in the river Sunday morning.
New Jersey State Police spokesman Sgt. FC Gregory Williams said it is now a recovery operation for the man in his 30s who jumped into the river off a boat anchored near the Bordentown Yacht Club around 5:30 a.m. He never resurfaced according to Willams.
Photo journalist Brian McCarthy said boats were dragging the river around noon on Sunday
The yacht club is located on Farnsworth Avenue along Crosswicks Creek where it meets the Delaware River. It is also near the NJ Transit Bordentown light rail station.
New Jersey State Police divers and a helicopter, Bordentown Fire Department and divers for the Trenton Fire Department are all involved in the search according to police.
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