Coast Guard rescues three boaters

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Three boaters were rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter crew from Air Station Savannah after their craft ran aground.

Coast Guard officials say the 27 foot pleasure craft "Lucky Duck" ran aground near St. Simons Island on Saturday evening.

A swimmer from the helicopter crew was lowered, and transported all three boaters from the boat to a sea tow vessel.

There were no reports of any injuries.

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