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GALVESTON Two boaters were pulled off a damaged sailboat near Galveston s north jetty Saturday night.

Around 9:45 p.m., the Galveston Police Department Marine Division responded to a call about a 45-foot sailboat in distress.

The boat was reported to be taking on water and smashing against the rocks of a jetty, the department said in a news release.

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