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8 Boaters Rescued off Island in Boston Harbor

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    Eight boaters are safe after they were rescued in Boston Harbor when their boat began to take water early Monday morning.

    (Published Monday, June 12, 2017)

    Eight boaters are safe after they were rescued off Rainsford Island in Boston Harbor. 

    State police got a distress call about a "white sun bird" vessel taking on water around 2 a.m. Monday. 

    The boat was able to make it onto Rainsford Island and call for help. 

    Boston police and Coast Guard crews found the eight occupants and brought them back into the city. 

    Boat Run Onto Island After it Takes Water

    [NECN] Boat Run Onto Island After it Takes Water

    A boat was run onto a Boston Harbor island Monday morning after it began taking water.

    (Published Monday, June 12, 2017)

    Paramedics responded to make sure the occupants were alright. 

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