FOX5NY (WNYW-TV) - A dramatic rescue took place in Brooklyn on Saturday. A kayak overturned just off the coast of Coney Island.
The boat was spotted near the Coney Island Parachute Jump.
A chopper dropped NYPD divers into the water to pull the 33 year-old boater to safety.
According to police, the man called authorities when his boat started taking on water. Apparently, he was out fishing, when he caught onto something in the water and started to sink.
The man was taken ashore but refused medical attention.