Jun 29, 2013 8:01 PM
(Port Aransas) - The Coast Guard rescued two people from a burning fishing boat yesterday. The Customs and Border Protection boat crew discovered the boat on fire just before noon -- off of the shores of Lydia Ann Island. The crew rescued the two people on board and brought them to the coast guard station in Port Aransas.
A good samaritan was able to put the fire out -- but it re-ignited after the passengers were rescued.
At this point -- there's no no word on what started the fire.
10 hours ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more