ALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Three New Jersey State troopers pulled off an incredible rescue to help a teenager stuck in a frigid marsh.
It happened in Alloway Township, Salem County, late Sunday night.READ MORE: Tractor Trailer Overturns, Car Goes Over Embankment Near I-78, Routes 189 In Newark
Troopers responded to a report of a 14-year-old boy who ran away from home.READ MORE: Boat Operators Must Now Take Mandatory Boating Safety Course Under Brianna's Law
They found the teen trapped waist dep in the water, breathing slowly and unresponsive.
He was pulled to safety and taken to a local hospital.MORE NEWS: Bronx District Attorney Says 3 NYPD Officers Did Not Use Excessive Force In 16-Year-Old's Arrest
He is expected to make a full recovery.