Kayakers rescued off Isle of Palms coast

ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCIV) -- A pair of kayakers were rescued off the coast of Isle of Palms Tuesday afternoon.

According to Charleston County Rescue Squad officials, crews from multiple agencies were called out to find a pair of distressed kayakers. A team on jet skis found the two people and took them back to the Gadsenville boat landing.

Charleston County EMS checked the parties but they denied need for medical attention.

Officials urged people to make a float plan with family and friends in case of an emergency and make sure cellphones are fully charged before leaving.

Crews from the Charleston County Rescue Squad along with Awendaw Fire Department, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, Charleston County Sheriffs Office and Isle of Palms Fire Department were involved with the rescue.

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