HOBUCKEN, N.C. -- The Coast Guard has rescued two people from the Neuse River.
The Coast Guard said in a statement that they were called shortly after 6:30 p.m. Wednesday by a man and woman on a 23-foot sailboat.
The couple said they were caught in bad weather.
A boat from Coast Guard Station Hobucken arrived and took the man and woman aboard. They were taken to a marina in Oriental.
Their names were not released.