Elderly man falls in Hudson River off of Pier 84

May 20, 2013 2:50:40 PM PDT
Police are on the scene rescuing an elderly man that apparently fell off of pier 84 on west 84th street.

Crews were seen placing a ladder in the Hudson River as they rescued the man.

It is not clear how the man ended up in the water.

The victim seemed to be alert as he was loaded in the ambulance.