KTLA5 Helicopter Captures Rescue Of Diver Who Went Missing Off Santa Monica Pier

Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013, 10:04:00 AM

Mitch James

A 45-foot rescue boat rescued a missing diver near the Santa Monica Pier on Tuesday afternoon.
KTLA5
A 45-foot rescue boat rescued a missing diver near the Santa Monica Pier on Tuesday afternoon.

News station KTLA5 captured a 45-foot rescue boat in action Tuesday afternoon in the rescue of a diver who went missing after diving off the Santa Monica Pier.

KTLA said the 32-year-old man was wearing a wet suit and was pulled from the water just after 5 p.m. – he had been in the water for about two hours.

The man was conscious and breathing when he was transported to a local hospital.

Read more and see the video on KTLA5 here: http://ktla.com/2013/01/16/diver-rescued-off-coast-of-santa-monica.

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