Coast Guard recovers woman from water near Bainbridge Island, Washington

Pacific Northwest Coast Guard News
WARRENTON, Ore. — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a woman from the water near Bainbridge Island, Wash., Tuesday, after she reportedly jumped from the Washington State Ferry Wenatchee at approximately 1:25 p.m.

A 25-foot Response Boat-Small crew from Coast Guard Station Seattle recovered the woman and safely transported her to Base Seattle where she was placed in the care of awaiting EMS, in good condition, at approximately 2:15 p.m.

Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound received a report of the woman in the water more than a mile east of Bainbridge Island at approximately 1:30 p.m. Sector Puget Sound sent the RB-S crew and a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Station Seattle and diverted an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Port Angeles, Wash.

Seattle Harbor Patrol crews and Washington State Ferry vessel crews Kitsap and Tacoma also responded.

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