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Coast Guard rescues boaters off Galveston jetty

GALVESTON, Texas – The Coast Guard was called to help two boaters on Monday morning after their boat lost power and they hit some rocks on the Galveston South Jetty.

Just after 8 a.m., two men made emergency calls to the Coast Guard saying they had lost power and were about to hit some rocks. A rescue boat arrived quickly and towed the boat and the two men back to the Texas City Dike.

No injuries were reported.