Police: Woman goes overboard, drowns in Great South Bay

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SAYVILLE -

Police say a woman has drowned in the waters of the Great South Bay off Sayville.

Police say Donna Ramirez of Mount Sinai went overboard on a boat Saturday morning.

It happened a half-mile south of Green Creek Marina.

The owner of the boat was able to get her back on board and called 911.

The 38-year-old died at the hospital.

Homicide detectives are now investigating.

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