Coast Guard: Stranded vessel reported in Stono Inlet

Crews with Coast Guard Sector Charleston rescued two people and a dog on Saturday after the vessel they were in ran aground in the Stono Inlet.

The Coast Guard received a call about the stranded vessel around 2:30 p.m., an official said.

The boaters have since been rescued, according to the Coast Guard, and no injuries were reported. Crews are still working to remove the vessel.

A Charleston County rescue team is assisting in the incident.

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