Rescuers plucked nine people from the sea near Ocean City Saturday morning after their boat sank, according to the Coast Guard.
About 10:30 a.m, passengers aboard a 38-foot boat about 46 miles east of Ocean City radioed for assistance, saying that the boat was taking on water, the Coast Guard said. The boat sank about a half hour later.
A Coast Guard air crew stationed in
A Coast Guard life boat crew stationed in Ocean City ferried all nine passengers – some of whom had been injured— back to the shore to be treated, the Coast Guard said.