ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (PIX11) – The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three people over the weekend after their 18-foot boat capsized in Great Bay, New Jersey.

Authorities arrived at the scene after a mayday call went out. The rescue was captured on video and shared by the Coast Guard.

Officials are investigating what caused the boat to capsize.

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