Coast Guard rescues two people from sinking boat

MONROE, Michigan. (VNEM) – The Coast Guard says two people are recovering after being rescued from a sinking boat on Lake Erie, three miles off the coast of Monroe.

Rescuers arrived at the scene around 4 am on Sunday. Officials say none of the boaters were wearing life jackets and were found clinging to the hull of the sinking 30-foot vessel.

The Coast Guard said none of them were hurt and they were both taken to Bolles Harbor.