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Coast Guard Searching For Man Who Fell Overboard

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The coast guard is looking for a missing 40-year-old man who fell off an oil tanker.

It happened just before 8 o'clock Wednesday night about 70 miles south of San Diego.

The crew said the man fell in the water after the basket and gear he was on broke during a a ship to ship personnel transfer.

A helicopter searched for the man overnight and a second chopper joined the search Thursday morning.

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