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Missing boater rescued near Atlantic City, N.J.

Saturday, June 30, 2012

Coast Guard crews rescued a missing boater near Atlantic City early Saturday morning.

Crews received a distressed call around 3:30am about a capsized boat carrying three boaters in the Absecon Bay near the Route 30 causeway bridge.

Two of them made it back to shore. The last boater was found unresponsive by a helicopter crew around 5:00am.

He was transported to an area hospital by emergency personnel. There is no word on his condition.

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