Person Reported Walking on Breakwall

OSWEGO, NY – A college student went out on the breakwall for a walk Sunday (Jan. 31) afternoon.

A few people called 911 concerned.

Witnesses stated the person fell several times on the ice and was having a difficult time getting back.

Given the current water temperature of 42 degrees, Oswego Fire Department launched its rescue boats, as did the USCG.

The person walked back on their own, authorities reported.