USCG helicopter launches to make rescues off Stamford, CT

23 Jul

A Coast Guard rescue helicopter was launched late Sunday night after a report of a capsized 22-foot boat off the coast near Stamford, Connecticut. Multiple people were reported to be in the water, and one person was trapped under the capsized vessel. Initial reports are that the boat crashed into the breakwater. Local fire department divers assisted the victims, along with a boat crew from Coast Guard Station Eatons Neck, NY.

More updates will be posted as they become available.


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