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Coast Guard crews rescue sailor from sinking boat

Published: Nov. 2, 2012 at 4:05 PM EDT
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CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Officials with Coast Guard Sector Charleston say a sailor was rescued from his sinking boat in Charleston Harbor on Friday.

Officials said a 42-foot sailing vessel started taking on water inside the Charleston jetties, and now crews are attempted to pump water out of the boat.

Multiple Coast Guard crews are on scene at the boat trying to determine where to tow the water-logged boat, officials said.

No one was injured during the rescue.

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