Coast Guard rescues disabled boat south of Dauphin Island

Mobile County
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The Coast Guard rescued a disabled vessel about 35 miles south of Dauphin Island, Alabama, Saturday. 

Coast Guard Sector Mobile was alerted of the disabled vessel around 10:04 a.m. An approximate location of the vessel was determined and a Response Boat-Medium crew was sent from the Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island. Also, an HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew was sent to the vessel.

Aircrews arrived at the scene 12:52 p.m. and the boatcrew arrived around 2:25 p.m. to tow the vessel.

The boat was taken too Little Billygoat Hole Ramp in Dauphin Island. 

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