Boaters rescued after watercraft takes on water near Virginia Key

MIAMI (WSVN) - Some boaters needed to be rescued after their watercraft started taking on water, near Virginia Key, Wednesday afternoon.

Just before noon, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue received calls of a boat that needed assistance.

A Miami Fire Rescue boat arrived to the scene and got those on board to safety.

Rescuers the pumped out some of the water from the boat and towed it away.

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