Five people rescued from Belle River in St. Martin Parish

Posted at 2:31 PM, Jun 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-17 15:31:08-04

Louisiana Wildlife agents rescued five people after their boat sank near the Belle River boat launch in lower St. Martin Parish after 3:40 a.m. this morning. 

A spokesperson with the department says no one was injured and all were transported safely to the launch. 

A boat incident investigation is underway.