A Coast Guard rescue boat, right, approaches the shrimper Christina Leigh, which called for help Saturday afternoon after the boat ran aground on a sandbar near Calibogue Sound and began taking on water. This photo is a frame taken from Coast Guard video from the vantage point of a support helicopter.
A Coast Guard rescue boat, right, approaches the shrimper Christina Leigh, which called for help Saturday afternoon after the boat ran aground on a sandbar near Calibogue Sound and began taking on water. This photo is a frame taken from Coast Guard video from the vantage point of a support helicopter. Submitted photo
A Coast Guard rescue boat, right, approaches the shrimper Christina Leigh, which called for help Saturday afternoon after the boat ran aground on a sandbar near Calibogue Sound and began taking on water. This photo is a frame taken from Coast Guard video from the vantage point of a support helicopter. Submitted photo

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