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Deputies rescue man from sinking boat in Limestone Co.

Limestone Co. deputies rescue man from sinking boat (Source: Limestone Co. Sheriff's Dept.) Limestone Co. deputies rescue man from sinking boat (Source: Limestone Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
Limestone Co. deputies launched the sheriff's rescue vessel at Swan Creek Refuge. (Source: Limestone Co. Sheriff's Dept.) Limestone Co. deputies launched the sheriff's rescue vessel at Swan Creek Refuge. (Source: Limestone Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
LIMESTONE COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - There was a water rescue in Limestone County on Friday.

Deputies launched the sheriff's rescue vessel at Swan Creek Refuge off Dairy Road.

A man was clinging to the sinking boat.

Deputies were able to make it to the overturned boat and pull the man out of the water.

He was badly tangled in fishing line, making rescue more difficult, but luckily, he wasn't hurt.

The boat was towed to shore.

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