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Swimmers rescued near Pagat Cave

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by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - Monday was a busy day for the Coast Guard, which coordinated the rescue of two distressed swimmers outside of Pagat Cave.  The Coast Guard along with Guam Fire and Rescue and the Navy's Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25 were dispatched to the area Monday afternoon. GFD worked the ground while the crew from HSC-25 conducted the aerial assessment and hoisted two individuals from the reef and transported them to the hospital. GFD in the meantime found six other individuals at the scene and escorted them back out to entrance to the Pagat Cave trail.

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