Coast Guard rescues 6 in Galveston Bay

 HOUSTON – The Coast Guard located and rescued six people from a grounded boat in Galveston Bay, last night.

The Coast Guard was notified at 7 p.m.of the stranded boaters and Air Station Houston launched a rescue helicopter and Station Galveston dispatched a rescue boat.

The helicopter crew located the boat and safely hoisted all six people onboard. The boaters were flown to Scholes Airfield and no injuries were reported.

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