GEORGETOWN, SC (WMBF) – Six people have been transported to shore after a 43-foot boat hit the jetties in Georgetown.
A tugboat arrived to remove the people from the vessel, according to Commander Beaty with the U.S. Coast Guard.
The incident happened during the 8 o'clock hour and no one was injured.
Efforts were made on behalf of the USCG, Midway Fire, Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire to respond to the incident.
A helicopter from Charleston was called to the incident, as well as a small boat from Georgetown.