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Coast Guard Rescues Missing Fisherman

KPRC, Channel 2 Television News. Dec. 3, 2006   The Texas Coast guard rescued a missing fisherman from a grounded boat Friday. Jessie Martin, 70, of Sugarland was reported missing by a Bayou Vista police dispatcher when he didn’t return Thursday. Police found Martin’s truck and boat trailer at the Fat Boy’s Marina and contacted the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard dispatched a helicopter crew to locate the fisherman. They found Martin and his 22-foot boat around 12:30 p.m. He was taken to the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston suffering from hypothermia.

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