The Coast Guard has rescued three stranded jet skiers near Wildwood.
Officials say the three people left a marina on two jet skis Monday afternoon. When they failed to return, New Jersey State Police investigated and notified the Coast Guard.
A Coast Guard helicopter crew spotted the missing jet skiers around midnight and directed a boat crew to their location. Nearly six hours after they were expected to return, the jet skiers arrived safely back at the marina with both jet skis in tow.
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The Coast Guard says the jet skis were disabled after they sucked up sand while in shallow water.