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Shrimp boat rescue

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Two people were rescued from a sinking shrimp boat in the middle of Mobile Bay.

The Coast Guard says it received distress calls Saturday morning regarding, "Dreamer", a  40-foot shrimp boat taking on water.  The two people aboard the shrimper were both rescued without injuries. Authorities have yet to release their names.

The boat was about halfway underwater near the Middle Bay Lighthouse, southwest of Point Clear.

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