With the help of a Good Samaritan, several passengers on a stranded boat were pulled safely to shore.
According to Erie County 911, the incident happened shortly before 7:00 p.m. on Walnut Creek after the Coast Guard received a distress call from a boat with mechanical issues.
About a dozen Coast Guard rescue boats were on scene. According to officials, a Good Samaritan boat pulled them back to shore by rope.
There were no injuries reported.