Woman jumps from pier, res­cued

The Calvert Recorder - - News - DANDAN ZOU

A woman was un­hurt Tues­day after po­lice res­cued her from the water off the pier by the Gov. Thomas John­son Bridge in Solomons.

Sher­iff Mike Evans (R) said Wed­nes­day morn­ing the woman was in dis­tress and jumped into the water from the pier. She was not drown­ing when po­lice res­cued her, Evans said.

Capt. David Payne, spokesper­son for the sher­iff’s of­fice, said the woman, who is in her 20s, was pulled up by po­lice in less than a minute and taken ashore on a boat. The tem­per­a­ture in the water was about 36 de­grees, he said.

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