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Rescue filmed as clipper crew member falls overboard

1 April 2014 Last updated at 07:35 BST

Video footage of an ocean rescue operation has been released after a clipper crew member fell overboard while competing in the World Yacht Race.

Andrew Taylor, 46, from London, was sailing with the Derry-Londonderry yacht crew when he went over the side of the vessel and spent 90 minutes in the Pacific.

His crew managed to reach him and he is being treated for shock and hypothermia.

ABC America's Ryan Owens reports.

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