Woman and child rescued after boat runs aground
POSTED: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 7:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 7:14am
The woman sustained serious injuries, while the girl's injuries were minor
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a woman was rescued after she and a child sustained injuries from being ejected as their boat ran aground Tuesday near Port O'Connor, the Coast Guard reported.
Coast Guard Station Port O'Connor crews responded after receiving a relay call at 10:49 a.m., reporting that a pleasure craft with five people aboard ran aground near Pass Cavallo, ejecting a 49-year-old woman and a girl into shallow water. The woman sustained serious injuries, while the girl's injuries were minor.