Man Rescued After 30 Hours Lost at Sea

Coast Guard finds the man who was separated from his friends after their fishing boat capsized.
1:29 | 09/16/14

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? All right, everybody. And now to that dramatic rescue at sea. A father adrift for 30 hours after a fishing boat sank. And ABC's Linzie Janis has the story. We find person overboard. Reporter: This morning, joey Trevino is recovering in his San Antonio hometown after spending 30 hours adrift in the gulf of Mexico. Trevino was on a fishing trip with his uncle and two friends when their 25-foot boat sank in rocky waters. Before you know it, we looked, and the whole front of the boat started going up. Reporter: All four wears vests, but Trevino drifted great other three who were spotted by another vessel and rescued Saturday. Thinking of his family to give him strength. I was talking to my wife and kids. Hopefully they felt me. Reporter: Amazingly, it was an encounter with a porpoise that kept him going. He bumped me and I rubbed him. Changed my attitude, gave me hope. Reporter: The coast guard rescuing him by helicopter late Sunday night. We have the survivor on board. He was aware of his surroundings and shaking. We gave him a blanket. Reporter: Despite bumps and bruises, no major injuries. For "Good morning America," Linzie Janis, ABC news, new York.

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