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Coast Guard airlifts three from grounded sailboat

A Coast Guard helicopter crew hoisted three people from the water Saturday after their sailboat ran aground near Rawls Island, S.C.

Members aboard the Honey Badger, a 26-foot sailboat, made a mayday call via VHF-FM channel 16, notifying Coast Guard watchstanders that their boat was on a shoal near Rawls Island.

Click here for a local news report with Coast Guard video.