Kite surfer in distress rescued by Coast Guard boat

The Coast Guard says a kite surfer in distress was rescued near Sandy Hook Bay.
According to officials, personnel standing watch at Station Sandy Hook were notified by someone ashore Sunday around 10:30 a.m.
A 29-foot small boat launched and was at the scene within 15 minutes.
Crew members brought the kite surfer safely aboard.
Officials said he was wearing a wetsuit and a life jacket.
He was brought back to Station Sandy Hook and is reported to have no medical concerns.
AP wire services helped contribute to this report.