U.S. Coast Guard 11th District Pacific Southwest
Coast Guard rescues 2 adults, child from stranded boat in marsh near Fremont
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SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued two adults and a child Wednesday evening, who were stranded in a marsh near Fremont.
California Highway Patrol notified Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders of a report of three people stranded in a marsh near Fremont around 7:15 p.m.
Watchstanders launched a Coast Guard Air Station San Francisco MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew to the scene.
At approximately 8 p.m., the helicopter crew located the vessel with the three stranded individuals.
The Dolphin aircrew deployed a rescue swimmer, who helped hoist the three people into the helicopter. The aircrew then transported the three people to San Francisco International Airport with no reported medical concerns.
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