Coast Guard rescues 3 人, 2 dogs in inflatable pink flamingo raft off Alaska coast

The rescue occurred in Monashka Bay, which opens up into the Gulf of Alaska, near Kodiak, 美国. 海岸警卫队 (USCG) 阿拉斯加州 wrote in a post on Facebook.

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Due to the treacherous conditions, the USCG and Alaska State Troopers determined a helicopter was needed to hoist the trio and two pups to safety. An MH-60 Jayhawk was deployed and carried them to shore.

Larry Hagen, who works at Buoy 4 AK, responded to the USCG post with a video he said he took of the dramatic rescue.

The stranded group was apparently celebrating a 30th birthday aboard the floating flamingo.

Thank you to every single one of you gentlemen & every kodiak resident that cared, 已报告 & made sure we were ok! I will NEVER forget my 30th birthday!!” Hollie Spence 回应 to the USCG post.

When asked if the inflatable pink flamingo made it to safety, Spence wrote that the state troopers rescued the float.

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