MIAMI (CBSMIAMI) — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three people near Florida’s panhandle this week.READ MORE: Florida Boy, 15, Faces Charges In Death Of Girl He's Accused Of Shooting
The three men got in trouble when their fishing boat started to sink about 35 miles southwest of Cape San Blas.
Luckily, they were able to board a small life raft.READ MORE: Coast Guard Transfers 28 Cubans To The Bahamas
A girlfriend of one of the men called the U.S. Coast Guard for help.
Fortunately, the Coast Guard was able to spot them about three hours after their boat sank and rescued them.MORE NEWS: 3 Teens Charged In Killing Of Missing Miramar Man
No one was hurt.