Boaters rescued in York River

Posted at 11:44 PM, Aug 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-11 23:51:57-04

York County, VA –  Boaters had to be rescued from their sinking boat Sunday afternoon on the York River.

The rescue happened around 3:30 in the afternoon after three people reported water seeping into the vessel.

By the time a fire boat was sent, they people were already in the water.

According to York County Fire Officials their crews are always ready for days like this.