SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Three jet skiers whose craft ran out of gas stranding them overnight on a sand bar off Sherman Island in the Delta have been rescued, authorities said.
The missing trio was located at 7:37 a.m., after a Sherman Island resident reported seeing three people stranded on a sandbar, according to Coast Guard officials.READ MORE: COVID Surge: 7 Bay Area Counties Issue Indoor Mask Mandate, Regardless of Vaccination Status
A CHP helicopter and a Sacramento County sheriff’s boat responded to the area and brought the three back to Brannan Island State Park, Coast Guard officials said.READ MORE: Overturned Tractor Trailer, Fuel Spill Close Southbound Hwy 101/I-880 N Connector in San Jose
The Coast Guard had been searching for the three victims, who included a 10-year-old girl, a 22-year-old woman and a 36-year-old man, since they were first reported missing Friday night.
round 9 p.m., the Coast Guard received a call from Brannan Island State Park regarding an overdue Jet Ski, with three people aboard, according to Coast Guard officials.MORE NEWS: San Jose Police Release Video Of Suspect's Car In 2018 Khan Lieu Cold Case Murder
The Jet Ski departed the park around 8 p.m. All three victims were seen wearing bathing suits and lifejackets.