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Two jet skiers rescued near Broswere Bay in Woodmere

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The Lawrence-Cedarhurst Fire Department reported the resuce of two jet skiers in Woodmere.

According to LCFD officials, on October 20 at 6:18 pm, LCFD was notified that two jet skiers were lost in the vicinity of Broswere Bay in Woodmere.

The jet skiers were found despite the low tide and a heavy dense fog which created low visibility. They were brought to the command post located near the Woodmere Docks where they were treated for hypothermia and released.

The Woodmere, Inwood, Long Beach and Atlantic Beach fire departments assisted on the resc

LCFD reminded residents on Facebook that if you plan on going out on the water regardless of the month, ensure you bring a cellphone with you in a waterproof case. Also notify someone where you are going and when you plan on coming back.