Father, 10-year-old rescued in Myrtle Beach after storms push their paddleboards out to sea

Father, 10-year-old rescued in Myrtle Beach after storms push their paddleboards out to sea
Two paddleboarders were rescued Saturday morning after they were pushed out to sea by storms. (Source: MBFD)

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – A father and his 10-year-old child were rescued Saturday morning after storms pushed their paddleboards out far from shore.

According to a tweet from the Myrtle Beach Fire Department, the rescue happened at 67th Avenue North.

Other paddleboarders tried to assist. The driver of a boat was able to provide assistance until MBFD rescue swimmers could reach the two, first responders said.

No injuries were reported.

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