Large emergency presence along Hudson River

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SELKIRK, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Police, paramedics, and fire department presence was heavy at multiple locations along the Hudson River Saturday night.

Agencies deployed boats and searched for over an hour in the Selkirk and Coeymans areas. Coeymans Police says the call was made with good intent, but after investigation, officers determined the explosion reported was fireworks that came from a passing boat. Witnesses said the boat did not appear to be in distress.

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