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Two men rescued from Normans Kill Creek

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GUILDERLAND, N.Y. – Guilderland Police said there was a water rescue in Normans Kill Creek at French's Hollow on Saturday morning.

According to police, around 6:46 a.m., authorities received a call for two young men that were drinking alcohol on the French's Hollow Foot Bridge. Shortly after, a second call reported that the two men jumped off the bridge, a 50 foot drop into the Normans Kill Creek. 

Officers responded to the scene to find 21-year-old Kevin McCarthy was still in the water semi-conscious and unable to move due to injuries. 

Rescue teams responded for a water rope rescue. 

McCarthy and 22-year-old Nickolas Moreno were taken to Albany Medical Center.

Moreno was treated and released with minor injuries. McCarthy remains hospitalized with serious injuries. 

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