Video shows dramatic rescue of young girl near Port Hueneme Pier

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A cellphone video captured the dramatic rescue of an 11-year-old girl caught in a rip current near the Port Hueneme Pier on Sunday. (KABC)

A cellphone video captured the dramatic rescue of an 11-year-old girl caught in a rip current near the Port Hueneme Pier on Sunday.

Officials said the girl's father and four other people jumped into the water, but they were also overcome by the current. Fisherman at the pier lowered boogie boards to help.

Watch ABC7 reporter Leo Stallworth's full report on the dramatic rescue in the video above.

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