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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

A stranded boater was able to be brought to shore safely early Tuesday morning, according to Richmond Fire officials.

The incident happened around 1 a.m. along the James River. The driver of the boat became stranded after his boat refused to start. The man was able to Google the phone numbers for Richmond fire stations when a water rescue team was contacted. The team ended up being able to help the boater get his water vessel to start again.

The man was not hurt in the incident.

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