Coast Guard rescues four people from capsized boat near Destin Bridge


DESTIN, Fla. (WKRG) — The Coast Guard rescued four people from a capsized boat Wednesday near the Destin Bridge. 

The Coast Guard came across four boaters on a capsized boat at 8:40 p.m. A Station Destin 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water boat crew and Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office 22-foot jet drive boat crew assisted in the rescue. 

Crews safely recovered all four capsized boaters and transferred them to awaiting emergency medical services.

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