Marine search and rescue, Jumpinpin Pocket

Around 7pm, police were called after a small boat overturned and an EPIRD was activated at Jumpinpin Pocket.

PolAir 2 responded and located two passengers clinging to a vessel.

Gold Coast Water Police attended and safely rescued the passengers without incident.

Both passengers were conveyed to Runaway Bay Marina before being treated by QAS for minor injuries, including hypothermia.

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