Coast Guard rescues 2 from ice floe in Saginaw Bay - WNEM TV 5

Coast Guard rescues 2 from ice floe in Saginaw Bay

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HAMPTON TOWNSHIP, MI (AP) -

The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued two men from an ice floe in Saginaw Bay.

The rescue took place Monday about four miles from Bay County's Hampton Township.

The Coast Guard says authorities got a 911 call reporting two men were stranded. An ice rescue team was dispatched by boat along with a helicopter.

The ice rescue team reached the men and brought them to shore, where they were evaluated by medical personnel. Names weren't released.

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