The vessel had 18 people on board, Lafourche Parish President Archie Chaisson told CNN.
An urgent marine information broadcast was issued, and multiple “good Samaritan boatcrews” responded, helping with the rescues, according to the release.
“Seek safe harbor,” the service said, adding, “Take protective actions.”
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