Three sailors caught in Hurricane Julio rescued

Three sailors are now safe after their boat got caught in the remnants of Hurricane Julio off the coast of Hawaii. (CNN/UNITED STATES COAST GUARD)
Three sailors are now safe after their boat got caught in the remnants of Hurricane Julio off the coast of Hawaii. (CNN/UNITED STATES COAST GUARD)

OFF OAHU, Hawaii (CNN/UNITED STATES COAST GUARD) — Three sailors are now safe after their boat got caught in the remnants of Hurricane Julio off the coast of Hawaii.

The U.S. Coast Guard helped rescue the 61-year-old man and two 22-year-old men from their disabled boat.

A container ship was called in to take them aboard.

The container ship then headed to Honolulu with the three new passengers.

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