BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Maryland State police rescued a man stranded on a sand bar near Baltimore City on Sunday.

Around 1:30 p.m. The Coast Guard called State Police for help with the rescue.

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The mariner ran his pleasure boat on to a sand bar.

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After trying multiple ways to rescue him, it was decided to hoist him.

Crews lifted him 90 feet into the helicopter.

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He was not injured and flown back to Martin State Airport, where he was reunited with his family.