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The Coast Guard is searching for a missing diver in the Keys. She’s 73.

Coast Guard rescues four boaters off the coast of Clearwater, FLA.

A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew hoists four boaters Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, after their boat took on water and capsized 12 miles west of Johns Pass.
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A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew hoists four boaters Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, after their boat took on water and capsized 12 miles west of Johns Pass.

The U.S. Coast Guard and other agencies are searching for a 73-year-old woman who went missing while diving Tuesday in the Florida Keys.

The search is taking place about seven miles south of Summerland Key.

Coast Guard Sector Key West received a call at 12:30 p.m. from the woman’s husband aboard the vessel, Mai Tai.

He said his wife went missing while diving with him.

The Coast Guard launched a 33-foot Special Purpose Craft, a Coast Guard Station Key West 45-foot response boat, a Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew and diverted the Coast Guard Cutter Raymond Evans crew to the scene to assist.

The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and a Naval aircraft crew also have responded..

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