UPDATE: 42-Foot Boat Removed From Beach In Carteret County

A 42-foot boat had been removed from the beach as of 8:45 p.m. Thursday after running aground on the beach in Emerald Isle in Carteret County near Coast Guard Road.

Two people from the boat were rescued Tuesday night. They are okay.

The Coast Guard says they were trying to get the boat through the inlet but instead the boat ended up running aground.