Five people rescued near Ft. Fisher State Park
Published: May. 15, 2022 at 4:28 PM EDT
WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - According to Kure Beach Ocean Rescue, five people were rescued from the water near the beach at Ft. Fisher State Park.
The call came in at around 3 p.m. on Sunday, saying there were two people in the water who needed help. When they arrived on the scene, five people were in the water who needed to be rescued.
All 5 people were rescued and unharmed, and no hospitalizations were made.
Members with Ocean Rescue say that the rip currents forming this weekend were to blame.
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