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Oxnard rescue team helps stranded boaters

January 17, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Oxnard water rescue officials responded to a call early Monday morning after a 36-foot sailboat became grounded in the surf.The Oxnard Fire Department's Water Rescue Team got the call at 2:15 a.m. The boat was beached about 500 yards up coast from the Ormond Beach Generating Station and about a mile south of the Hueneme Pier.

Two adults were rescued from the boat. They were not hurt.

This was the second time in a 12-hour period that officials were called out to help boaters in distress.