Man unconscious after jumping from pier

Authorities say a Brooklyn man is fighting for his life after going for a swim with friends in Coney Island.The man jumped off a pier

CONEY ISLAND - Authorities say a Brooklyn man is fighting for his life after going for a swim with friends in Coney Island.

The man jumped off a pier in Coney Island at about 6:30 a.m. Sunday but never again surfaced, authorities say.

The man was rushed to Coney Island Hospital after being rescued by emergency workers and is unconscious.

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