Coast Guard makes rescue off coast

February 24, 2009 10:33:39 PM PST
There is new Coast Guard video of a rescue along the Humboldt County coast.

A surfer got caught in a rip current at Camel Rock and became exhausted.

Luckily a friend made it to shore and called for help. A Coast Guard rescue swimmer was able to get the surfer safely to shore.

He was treated and released at a local hospital.