MIAMI (CBSMiami) — A boat turned over Friday leaving those on board sitting on the sinking ship waiting to be rescued.READ MORE: Three South Floridians To Spend 18 Years Behind Bars In Fraud Scheme Involving Baby Formula
Miami-Dade Fire rescue officials said the passenger on board the boat, five men, were out fishing for bait and all of a sudden the boat started taking on water.
They were able to call for help in time.
Just before 10:00 a.m . Miami-Dade Fire officials had arrived.
Chopper4 was over the scene as rescue officials helped the passengers.
Officials were not sure where the men were going when the boat overturned.READ MORE: COVID-19 Testing Site Finder
The boat eventually sunk.
Those rescued were taken to Watson Island.
No injuries were reported.
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