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Four rescued from disabled boat on Potomac River

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Four people were rescued from a stranded john boat on the Potomac
River Wednesday night.

Montgomery County Fire Rescue boats and a U.S. Park Police helicopter responded shortly after 8:30 p.m. to the area of Riley's Lock near Darnestown.

Fire officials say the people were in a john boat that became disabled.

The stranded boaters are being taken to the Virginia side of the river.

Fire officials say no one was hurt.

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