Grounded Ship Evacuation

A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Air Station Savannah, Georgia, hoists passengers off the grounded casino ship Escapade near Tybee Island, Georgia, Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Coast Guard members used boats to ferry 114 people from the ship to shore and used two Coast Guard helicopters to hoist four people who were incapable of or uncomfortable climbing down a rope ladder to board the Coast Guard boats.

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