By CBSBoston.com Staff

BOSTON (CBS) –The body of a woman was recovered from the water after a boat crash in Boston Harbor Saturday morning. The Coast Guard, Boston Police Harbor Unit, and Massachusetts State Police Marine Unit conducted a search for hours after a boat crashed into a day marker around 3 a.m.

Her body was transported to the Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy, and her family has been notified.

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According to the Boston Fire Department, eight people ended up in the water after the crash. Seven were pulled from the water and five needed to be taken to a hospital with various injuries.

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The Coast Guard began its search for the woman around Castle Island, and ultimately searched for the body for approximately 13 hours.

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The boat has also been recovered.

CBSBoston.com Staff