Man Falls Overboard Near Port of Anchorage

Authorities are searching for a man who fell off a skiff in the water late Sunday near the Port of Anchorage.

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by Associated Press

ANCHORAGE- Authorities are searching for a man who fell off a skiff in the water late Sunday near the Port of Anchorage.


The 28-year-old man was overcome by current when transferring from the skiff to the tug Sam B.


The Coast Guard says the man was not wearing a life jacket. The tug's crew called for help about midnight.


Numerous agencies are helping search.