MIAMI (CBSMiami) — A group of migrants came ashore Wednesday on Key Biscayne.READ MORE: Man Sought In NW Miami-Dade Machete Attack
Miami Fire Rescue crews said there were a total of 13 migrants from Cuba that came ashore around 5 p.m.READ MORE: Pembroke Pines Police Officers Take Oath To 'Serve And Protect' To Next Level With Moving Gesture
Miami Fire officials said one of them, a 24-year old man tried to swim to shore but ended up distressed so they picked him up. He had to be treated for exhaustion and was taken to the hospital.
As of Wednesday evening, the other 12 were still off shore in Coast Guard custody.MORE NEWS: 2 Diners Injured In Partial Deck Collapse At Fort Lauderdale Waterfront Eatery