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Five teenage boys escaped safely when a boat caught fire in the Great South Bay on Wednesday, Aug. 6. (Credit: CBS2)

Teenage Boys Escape Safely When Boat Engine Catches Fire Off Long Island

There was a close call off the waters of Long Island this week, when the U.S. Coast Guard had to rescue a group of teenagers when their boat engine caught fire.

08/06/2015

NYPD Officer Jonas Guisao, recognized for his actions the night superstorm Sandy hit. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Coney Island Cop Recognized For Rescuing 7 People By Boat As Sandy Hit

Officer Jonas Guisao, a 20-year veteran of the force, works out of the 60th Precinct, which was destroyed when Sandy roared ashore.

06/12/2013