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Teens Tell Story of Rescue on "Tonight Show"

MAY 17, 2005 -- The two South Carolina teens rescued after six days at sea are making their late night television debut.  

Troy Driscoll and Josh Long set out from Charleston on a fishing trip. They were swept more than 100 nautical miles into deep waters.

They gargled saltwater and shared a wetsuit at night to stay warm.

Fishermen heard the boys shouting and and came to their rescue. The boys were found off the coast in Brunswick County.

The two boys told their story on the "Tonight Show" with Jay Leno.

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