Going down to Davey Jones’ locker...
The waters off the 58th Street pier were abuzz with activity Sunday as rescuers helped a boater in distress.
Officials said that the operator of a cigarette boat had radioed that his vessel was taking on water,
Within moments, several other vessels, including an NYPD Harbor Unit boat, were on the scene to pull a handful of people off the sinking ship.
At the time, all that could be seen of the boat was the stern, officials said.
No injuries were reported.
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