NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH, ONSLOW COUNTY -

Crews in Onslow County rescued a 3-year-old from the ocean Thursday afternoon.

According to ABC-affiliate WWAY, the incident happened off New River Inlet Road in North Topsail Beach at about 1:50 p.m. Thursday.

Officials said the 3-year-old boy was airlifted to New Hanover Regional Medical Center, but his name and condition have not been released.

There is no word on what led up to the incident.