SANTA MONICA, Calif.

— The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a man Sunday after a boat carrying two men went into the water off the coast of Santa Barbara, officials said.

The Coast Guard Cutter C.R. Smith rescued the man, identified as 35-year-old Roberto Martinez-Gonzalez, from the boat, the Coast Guard said in a statement.

The Coast Guard did not say how long the man was in the water.

The man was taken to a hospital in Santa Barbara and later died, the statement said.

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