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Injured man rescued from fishing boat

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(CBS 8) - The coast guard has rescued an injured man from a fishing boat in the waters 95 miles south of San Diego.

The crew of the Eclipse, a sport-fishing vessel, contacted authorities just after 8 p.m. Tuesday requesting a medical evacuation for a man with a severe cut on his arm.

An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew flew from San Diego and reached the boat around 11 p.m.

The man was taken to a San Diego hospital for treatment.

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