Coast Guard rescues 3 near Venice, Louisiana

The Coast Guard rescued three people in the water near Venice Louisiana, November 11, 2017.

The Coast Guard rescued three people in the water near Venice Louisiana, November 11, 2017.

NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued three people in the water near Venice Louisiana, Saturday.

Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at 8:26 a.m. from the motor vessel A.S. Patricia that there were three people in the water with their capsized vessel at Head of Pass, Louisiana.

Sector New Orleans launched a Coast Guard Station Venice Response Boat-Small boat crew and a Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew.

The boat crew arrived on scene and located the three people and the 22-foot pleasure craft Fixer Upper. The boat crew took the survivors aboard and transferred them to Venice Marina.

The owner of the vessel has arranged for salvage with Seatow.

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