Boat capsizes near North Miami

A vessel has capsized near North Miami.

Around 4:30 p.m,. Wednesday, the boat began to take on water and capsized near the sandbar, near the Broad Causeway in Biscayne Bay.

7Skyforce hovered over the boat as Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, tow boats and good Samaritans, including some on Jet-skis, took quick action and responded to the scene.

The owner of the vessel was able to put in a mayday call before the boat flipped. He was rescued by the fire department to be checked out.

No injuries were reported.

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