KEANSBURG, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Five people were pulled from the water Friday night after their boat capsized in Monmouth County.
It happened shortly after 9 p.m. in Sandy Hook Bay near the Keansburg fishing pier.READ MORE: Caught On Video: Carmine's Hostess Attacked After Asking Tourists For Proof Of Vaccination
“It was completely dark, rough water, and they were holding on for dear life. Hypothermia was setting in. It was rough out there,” FDNY Lieutenant Philip Miller said in a Facebook post Saturday.READ MORE: Body Cam Video Shows Aftermath Of Argument Between Gabby Petito, Fiancé Weeks Before Her Last Call To Family
The victims were treated for non-life-threatening injuries.MORE NEWS: Parents, Students Disappointed By Sudden Closure Of Elementary School In Westchester County Due To Lack Of Safety Inspections
“If we weren’t there, it would have been a very different situation,” said Miller. “We got there just in time.”