6 rescued from gulf off Marco Island

FOX 4 Staff

6 rescued from gulf off Marco Island

CREATED Sep. 9, 2013

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. - Marco Island Fire Rescue responded to a report of a sinking boat last night south of Caxambas Pass.

A fire rescue boat found the vessel about 17 miles south of Caxambas Pass.  The vessel was overturned with six people in the water, four adults and two children.

The crew managed to rescue all of the victims, two were ill from ingesting salt water.

None of the victims required hospitalization. 

 

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