Three boaters rescued after their boat flipped near Fort Fisher

Posted by Laura Sinacori - email

FORT FISHER, NC (WECT) - Officials rescued three men from the water near Fort Fisher early Sunday morning after their boat flipped.

Police said they used their Sable helicopter to locate the missing men around 2 a.m. The men were found clinging to their boat. Water crews from New Hanover County Sheriff's Office helped pull the boaters from the water.

The boaters names and conditions have not yet been released.

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