The MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter crew arrived on scene, deployed the rescue swimmer who managed to safely hoist the three boaters. Once on board, the crew transported the three rescued people to the Hopedale Marina.
The three boaters were last reported to be in stable condition.
«Mariners are advised to use caution and stay alert as winter weather systems can cause drastic changes in water levels,» said Cmdr. Roberto Trevino, a search and rescue (SAR) mission coordinator assigned to the Sector New Orleans Command Center.
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