11 people are very lucky after being rescued by the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office and some other boaters after their boat capsized. It happened in Tampa Bay around 5:30 pm on Sunday. The sheriff’s office received a call around 5:30 pm about several people stranded in the water near Beer Can Island.
People on another boat saw the boat start sinking and were able to rescue some of the boaters. The sheriff’s marine unit arrived and recused the remaining boaters.