Published: Jun 26, 2013 3:54 PM EDT
Updated: Jun 26, 2013 4:38 PM EDT

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- The Fort Myers Beach Fire Department responded to a near drowning off Avenue C around 1:40 p.m. today.

The patient was transported to Health Park and her condition is unknown.

Amanda Ikerd of all Island Watersports said she assisted in performing CPR on the woman, who appeared to have had some sort of medical emergency while in the water.

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