Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters in Chesapeake Bay

Posted at 7:56 AM, May 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-09 08:29:08-04

BALTIMORE — Two people aboard a boat taking on water near Hart Miller Island were rescued by the Coast Guard Sunday.

Coast Guard watchstanders received a report from Baltimore County Fire Rescue dispatch that a boat was taking on water in the Chesapeake Bay.

Boat crews from Baltimore County Fire Rescue and Maryland Natural Resources Police, and a helicopter crew from Maryland State Police also responded to the call.

Rescuers escorted the boat to Rocky Point Marina.

No injuries were reported.


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