NYPD diver saves Ice Bucket challenger
NYPD Emergency Services responded to an Ice Bucket Challenge fail Tuesday night in Long Island City.
According to police, two men in their 20s jumped off of Pier 1 at Ganty Plaza State Park into the East River as part of the Ice Bucket Challenge around 8 p.m.
One of the men did not know how to swim, and a bystander jumped in and held on to the man until emergency services arrived.
All three involved were taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.