Man who fell off fishing boat off NJ rescued

November 30, 2010 11:06:29 AM PST
The Coast Guard rescued a man who fell off a charter fishing boat off the Jersey shore Tuesday.

The Coast Guard says Jim Sager of Point Pleasant went into the water after he was hit by a loose bait box one-half mile east of Mantoloking.

A Coast Guard crew says the 59-year-old was suffering from hypothermia when he was pulled from the water.

He is in stable condition at Ocean Medical Center in Brick Township.


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