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No injuries reported after a boat began to sink

WSMV Nashville logo WSMV Nashville 6/21/2020
© Courtesy: RCFR

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN. (WSMV) - Nobody was reported injured after being pulled from a boat that was sinking Saturday afternoon on Percy Priest Lake.

Rutherford County Fire & Rescue responded launched their boats from the Fate Sanders boat ramp and began searching for a boat that was reported to be sinking with multiple people on board.

a small boat in a body of water © Courtesy: RCFR

The crew was able to locate the watercraft and assisted with evacuating the remaining people after another passing boat had began to assist with evacuations before crews arrived.

a car parked in front of a body of water © Courtesy: RCFR

TWRA and the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office also responded to the scene for assistance.

a group of people in a small boat in a body of water © Courtesy: RCFR

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