COAST GUARD RESCUE

(U.S. Coast Guard)

WARRENTON, OR (KPTV) - Two surfers were rescued near a beach Saturday afternoon.

The Coast Guard responded to two surfers in distress near Indian Beach, just north of Cannon Beach around 11:47 a.m.

Both surfers were pushed by the surf into a nearby cliffside cove, according to the Coast Guard.

Aircrew conducted a 150-foot hoists to get the surfers to safety.

Crews said both surfers declined medical care and were released.

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