Coast Guard crew, Good Samaritan rescue 1 near Manasquan Inlet, N.J.

MANASQUAN, N.J. – The Coast Guard and a Good Samaritan rescued one male Wednesday who was in the water after falling overboard a 24-foot boat four miles off the coast of Manasquan Inlet, N.J.

The Coast Guard received a call at 11:12 a.m. from a crewmember aboard the Salty Tours reporting they had spotted a person in the water.

The crew of the Salty Tours arrived on scene and recovered the person.

The person was transferred from the Salty Tours to a Coast Guard rescue boat crew from Station Manasquan Inlet.

The rescue boat crew transported the person to Station Manasquan Inlet and transferred him to awaiting emergency medical personnel.

The person was taken to Brick Memorial Hospital in Brick, N.J.

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