September 25, 2018

Person rescued along lake near Shedd Aquarium

A person was rescued after falling off the edge of the walkway along Lake Michigan near Shedd Aquarium this morning, police said.

The person hit a boulder and suffered an injury to the arm shortly after 6 a.m., police said. Firefighters transported the person to Mercy Hospital and Medical Center by basic life support ambulance, said Chicago Fire Department spokesman Will Knight.

The police Marine Unit also responded.