Coast Guard rescues 3 after sailboat sinks off Big Island
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HAPUNA BEACH, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow)- -
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three boaters on Wednesday after their sailboat sank off Hapuna Beach.
Rescue crews responded around 1:50 p.m. after the men – a 48-year-old, 23-year-old and 43-year-old -- jumped into a life raft and called for help when the 48-foot sailing vessel Bobo Link began taking on water.