BALTIMORE, MD (WJZ)– Baltimore City Firefighters were able to rescue two people from the waters of the Inner Harbor Sunday afternoon after a sailboat overturned.

The incident took place around 12:30p.m. when crews were called to an area approximately 200 yards offshore for a report of people in the water.

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Baltimore City Fire Rescue Boats were able to pull them to safety and bring them to the Boston street boat ramp where the two victims are being evaluated for injuries.

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Thankfully fire officials say they were both wearing their life jackets at the time of the incident.

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CBS Baltimore Staff