RIVA, Md. (WUSA9) -- The Anne Arundel County Fire Department rescued a victim Wednesday, who sustained injuries while swinging out over water in Riva, Md. on a rope.

Authorities said they responded to the area of Stratford Court and Berkshire Drive for the report of an injured person around 4 p.m. They found the victim with a possible fractured ankle and finger, authorities said.

The injuries were sustained while swinging out over the water on a rope. According to authorities, it was hard to get to the victim because of the remote location.

The person was taken to the Anne Arundel Medical Center with minor injuries, authorities said.

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