Marlin caught on camera leaping into boat

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Posted: Friday, August 23, 2013 4:03 pm | Updated: 10:06 am, Tue Aug 27, 2013.

A fisherman along the coast of the Dominican Republic nearly found himself on the business end of a marlin recently.

A video posted to YouTube yesterday shows a 350-pound blue marlin jumping right onto the deck of a fishing boat -- narrowly missing the anglers trying to reel him in.

The boat, named the "Marlin Darlin", is based right up the road in Clearwater.

No one was injured, and everyone on board now has a great fishing tale.

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