By CBSNewYork Team

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.

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Troopers responded to a report of a 14-year-old boy who ran away from home.

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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.

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He is expected to make a full recovery.

CBSNewYork Team