Police: Man Rescued From Merrimack River After Kayak Overturns

A man was rescued from the Merrimack River in Lawrence, Massachusetts, on Wednesday after his kayak overturned.

The victim, a 50-year-old Lawrence man, was pulled from the river on Eaton Street around 12:30 p.m. after he fell out of the kayak.

Andover police, who helped rescue the man, say he has been given CPR and was taken to a Boston hospital.

His condition is unknown at this time.

The incident remains under investigation.

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