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Michael Lipkin, of Monsey, saved by rescue boat captain Tim Andrews after boat capsizes in Haverstraw

Lipkin was treated by EMTs and then taken

Lipkin was treated by EMTs and then taken to Nyack Hospital. (April 15, 2014 1:22 PM)

Thanks to the quick action of a rescuer, a boater who was hanging on for dear life to his overturned sailboat over the weekend is alive today.

Tim Andrews got an emergency call Sunday night that a man was in the water off of Haverstraw Bay after his sailboat capsized. When Andrews got there, Michael Lipkin, of Monsey, was holding on to his boat.

Lipkin was wearing a dry suit that is...

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