LOWER MANHATTAN, N.Y. (PIX11) — A man jumped into the North Reflection Pool at the 9/11 Memorial in Lower Manhattan on Monday, according to police.

The 33-year-old man jumped into the pool around 1:30 p.m., injuring his left leg, an NYPD spokesperson said. He was taken to a hospital to be treated for his injuries.

Police did not provide a reason why the man jumped into the water.

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