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Coast Guard rescues kayakers far from shore

A Coast Guard rescue crew saved two kayakers that were stranded Tuesday south of Galveston, Texas.

“These young men were lucky enough to have a cell phone with them and, after they contacted us, we were able to get their GPS location and send our boat crew out to rescue them,” said Elvie Damaso, a watchstander at Sector Houston-Galveston.

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