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Large wave injures recreational boater

The Coast Guard opted to hoist a recreational boater after his son, who was also on board the 25-foot vessel, reported his father might have broken his legs due to the impact of a large wave.

The 63-year-old was medically evacuated Wednesday about 44 miles east of St. Augustine, Fla. As of Thursday morning, his condition was unknown.

Click here for the official Coast Guard report with photos of the operation.

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