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Coast Guard rescues 82-year-old man stuck in mud near Oyster Bay

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CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

Coast Guard crews rescued an 82-year-old man who became stuck in mud near Oyster Bay on Tuesday. 

A helicopter responded to the scene at 1:52 p.m., hoisted the man and transported him to Mount Pleasant Regional Airport where EMS crews were waiting. 

According to Coast Guard officials, the man was reported to be in good condition. 

A report states the man became stuck in the mud after leaving his vessel which has since been recovered. 

An emergency call for the incident was reported at 1:09 p.m. 

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