US Coast Guard rescues man off NC coast

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HATTERAS, N.C. — Authorities have rescued an unconscious man from a boat about 20 miles off the North Carolina coast.

Someone else aboard the 25-foot boat, Reel Therapy, called authorities Saturday morning to report that a passenger was unconscious.

The boat was about 20 miles off the coast of Hatteras.

The U.S. Coast Guard says crews used a helicopter, plane and boat to get the man to safety. He was taken to a hospital in Greenville, N.C.

Credit: The Associated Press.

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