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Man stranded on rock at Bowl and Pitcher safe

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SPOKANE, Wash. - Emergency crews assisted in getting a man back to the shore of the Spokane River Friday afternoon after he became too tired to swim back on his own accord.

The man was swimming with friends in the Spokane River near Bowl and Pitcher and had climbed on to a rock where he determined he was too tired to swim back on his own. The man says he was in the water for about 2 hours before climbing on to the rock.

Crews arrived on scene shortly after and were able to get the man back to shore safely.

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