A swimmer was swept down the Salmon River on Saturday after jumping in, troopers said. The man had to be rescued by the Onondaga County Sheriff's Office's police helicopter. Photo courtesy of state police

PULASKI — A swimmer was swept down the Salmon River in Oswego County on Saturday after jumping in the water, troopers said.

The 28-year-old man was stranded in the middle of the river around 4:52 p.m. near the Black Hole Fishing Access at 48 Riverview Drive in the village of Pulaski, said Trooper Jack Keller, a state police spokesman.

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