Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters stranded on reef near Palomino Island, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters stranded on reef near Palomino Island, Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The crews of a Coast Guard rescue helicopter and a Puerto Rico Police marine unit combined efforts to rescue three boaters stranded on a reef Tuesday night near Palomino Island, just off Fajardo, Puerto Rico. The rescued men reportedly were forced to abandon an 18-foot-wooden vessel after it struck a rock and began taking on water. The boaters, who were wearing life jackets,...