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Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters off Makaha

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MAKAHA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

The Coast Guard rescued two boaters Tuesday after their 30-foot vessel malfunctioned about five miles off Makaha Beach.

Coast Guard crews responded to the area about 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, and towed the disabled 30-foot vessel to Ko Olina Marina.

One of the boaters had sustained a leg injury, and needed medical attention.

The uninjured boater, the vessel’s operator, was transferred to police custody for outstanding warrants.

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