PADET Baltimore Public Affairs
June 25, 2012
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Coast Guard rescues 3 swimmers near Kent Island in Chesapeake Bay
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard rescued three swimmers after they drifted away from their anchored boat off the coast of Kent Island Monday.
Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Baltimore received a call at approximately 2:45 p.m. from a person aboard the Speak Easy reporting three men were drifting away from the boat and needed assistance, and they were not able to operate the boat to retrieve them.
No injuries were reported.
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