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ICFD does river search, turns out man was swimming

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

Rescue crews were called out for a river search this morning for a man who was out for a swim.

The Iowa City Fire Department received a report of a man struggling in the Iowa River, he ended up being found at his home.

The man had been swimming in the river.

ICFD Battalion Chief Bryan Platz says they have done multiple river searches in the past two weeks for reports of someone in the water, and multiple times it has been the same man going for a swim.

The man has been asked to notify emergency crews in the future if he plans to swim in the river.

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