2 men rescued from water off Coney Island

June 22, 2012 6:41:44 AM PDT
Two men were pulled from the waters off Coney Island Friday morning.

One of the men, in his 40s, jumped off the pier at Coney Island just after 7:30 a.m. Another man, in his 60s, went into the water to rescue him.

They were both rescued by a boat, rushed to the beach and taken to Coney Island Hospital.

The man who initially jumped in is in stable condition. The man who attempted to rescue him is critical.

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