Crews search for woman who fell off Prudence Island ferry

December 7th, 2021

PORTSMOUTH, RI – A woman fell off the Prudence Island ferry Monday, WPRI reports.

According to authorities, the victim fell off the ferry around 6 p.m. The waters she fell into are described as hypothermic.

It is unclear if she was wearing a life jacket at the time of the accident. It is also unknown what caused the woman to fall off the vessel.

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