MERRITT ISLAND, Florida (WESH) -A Florida man survived the capsizing of his boat Monday in the Banana River Lagoon off of Merritt Island.

It was an exhausting morning for the man, who managed to retrieve his boat and his belongings when it looked as though he might lose everything.

The man then had to wade back into the river --his car keys were still in the boat, which ended up capsized.

With help, he got it righted and bailed out. He even found the keys.

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