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COAST GUARD MAKES RESCUE NEAR BARNEGAT LIGHT

The Coast Guard rescued three people after the 27-foot boat they were aboard began taking on water in the vicinity of Stouts Creek seven miles northwest of Barnegat Light on Monday. Rescued were Jim Hollenbrach, 51, from Dayville, N.J., Ann Rapp, 45, from Dayville, N.J., and Ed Griffen, 38, from Forked River, N.J. A 25-foot Response Boat-Small crew from Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light arrived on scene and took the people off the boat due to the boat being unstable and listing. The Coast Guard crew then took them to Lanoka Harbor Marina near Barnegat Light. No injuries were reported.

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