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Two people rescued from capsized boat in Atlantic Beach

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Updated: 7/04/2013 5:38 pm
ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. -- Two people were rescued today after the catamaran they were in capsized in Atlantic Beach.

The Coast Guard sent a response boat from Mayport around 4 p.m. today to rescue the victims after a JSO helicopter spotted the boat.

Lifeguards arrived on the scene first and get the victims safely to shore. There were no injuries reported.

The Coast Guard ensured that the 16-foot catamaran was not an environmental hazard and towed the boat to shore.

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