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Police Come To Rescue Of Sinking Boat Off Long Island Sound

The Greenwich Police Marine Section comes to the aid of a boat taking on water in Long Island Sound on Saturday morning. Photo Credit: Greenwich Police Department
The Greenwich Police Marine Section comes to the aid of a boat taking on water in Long Island Sound on Saturday morning. Photo Credit: Greenwich Police Department
The Greenwich Police Marine Section comes to the aid of a boat taking on water in Long Island Sound on Saturday morning. Photo Credit: Greenwich Police Department/Facebook
The Greenwich Police Marine Section Photo Credit: Greenwich Police Department

A boat was saved from sinking off Tod's Point and no injuries were reported, thanks to the Greenwich Police Department's Marine Section.

Police received a report early Saturday morning of a boat in Long Island Sound that was possibly on fire and was taking on water and going down at the stern, police said.

When officers from the Marine Section arrived, they found no fire and deployed pumps.

The boat and its passengers were safely towed to Cos Cob for an emergency haulout.

Also helping in the rescue: the Rye Police Department, Nassau Police Department and FDNY.

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