Horry County firefighters responding to reported overturned boat in the Intracoastal Waterway

06/25/2014 5:09 PM

06/25/2014 5:11 PM

Horry County firefighters are launching a boat into the Intracoastal Waterway near the North Myrtle Beach airport where a boat reportedly hit rocks and overturned, said Kevin Rainer, an investigator with Horry County Fire Rescue.

The incident was reported about 3 p.m. Wednesday.

North Myrtle Beach firefighters shared a picture showing a boat on the shore of the Intracoastal Waterway, but not overturned, and said there are no injuries.

North Myrtle Beach firefighters said the passengers were escorted to dry land and the boat owner had the vessel towed.

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