Coast Guard crews rescue 5 people near Lake Worth Inlet
LAKE WORTH, Fla. (CBS12) —
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued five boaters Sunday afternoon about three miles east of Lake Worth Inlet.
Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami got a call from the Palm Beach Sheriff's Office at approximately 3 p.m. reporting a capsized 26-foot boat with five boaters in the water, according to officials. The rescue crew arrived on scene at 3:28 p.m. and saved all five boaters from the water.
The station crew transferred the five boaters to Lake Park Marina, where emergency medical services were waiting.