Kayakers rescued from Jamaica Bay

June 22, 2009 3:04:02 PM PDT
A kayak carrying two people flipped over in Norton Basin in Jamaica Bay on Monday. Firefighters happened to be near the water doing a building inspection.

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The department says several people along the Rockaway boardwalk told the firefighters about the kayakers.

Two firefighters without any life vests went into the water and rescued the kayakers.

No one was injured.


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