Coast Guard Recovers Body Floating Near Golden Gate

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Coast Guard Rescue

An HH65 “Dolphin” helicopter from Air Station San Francisco flies by the Golden Gate Bridge. (Matthew Udkow/USCG)

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — U.S. Coast Guard crews have recovered a body found floating in the waters of San Francisco Bay.

A Coast Guard spokesman says the body of a man was found in the water near the Golden Gate Bridge around 7:30 a.m. Sunday.

The Coast Guard says the man was not wearing a life vest or any sort of foul weather gear.

The person, who has not been identified, was described only as a middle-age man.

Coast Guard officials had no additional information.

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