Water Rescue
By Verplanck Fire Dept.
December 30, 2023

On Friday December 29,2023 around 4pm the Verplanck Fire Department was dispatched to Steamboat dock for a body found floating near the shoreline.

Upon arrival a body was noticed approximately 8 feet away from the shoreline. Captain O’Mara and Firefighter Mitchell quickly got into wetsuits and were able to retrieve the body safely. The scene was then turned over to the Westchester County Police Department for further investigation.

Units operating on scene Car 2491, Car 2492, Engine 128, Utility 29, Marine 30 and 83B1


Charlie G December 30, 2023 at 4:58 PM
Great Job, VFD Responders

R Mitchell December 30, 2023 at 7:24 PM
Congrats to a team for a job well done.