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Prosthetic leg worth $127K found in Hudson River

June 24, 2018 06:17 PM

The Corinth Volunteer Fire Department helped find a very expensive prosthetic leg.

The department says on Thursday evening they got a call that a man lost his prosthetic leg off the back of his jet ski.

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They responded to the Spier Falls Boat Launch on the Hudson River with divers. After several hours, they found nothing.

The divers then searched again Friday. Finally on Sunday, with the help of several local dive teams, they found it in 15 feet of water. The prosthetic leg is valued at $127,000.

The leg was returned to its owner.

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WNYT Staff

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