Coast Guard rescues two people near Gulfport

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US Coast Guard (Credit: US Department of Homeland Security)

GULFPORT, Miss. (WKRG) — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two mariners Oct. 16 after their boat took on water near Gulfport.

A Response Boat-Medium (RBM) boatcrew was deployed after Ocean Sentry aircrew found the vessel north of Cat Island, Miss., according to a new release from the U.S. Coast Guard. 

The individuals were then rescued and are in stable condition, according to the release.

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