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Man reports his friend fell into Spokane River; No one located

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane Firefighters responded to a report of a water rescue call near the Post Street Bridge Tuesday morning. 

Firefighters on scene told KHQ a man reported his buddy was in the water. Firefighters say the man who reported his friend was in the water appeared disoriented and was soaking wet. He was taken to the hospital for hypothermia while crews searched for his friend. 

Firefighters say a body has not been found and there is no evidence that someone else fell in. Crews are checking intake pipes at the Washington Water powerhouse to see if anyone got caught up in the waterfall between the Post Street Bridge and the Monroe Street bridge.  

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