Six people rescued after boat sinks

OLCOTT, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Niagara County Sheriff’s Office rescued six people after their boat sunk Thursday night.

Deputies on Marine 4 were called to the sinking boat just off Olcott Harbor. All six people were found in the water and were brought on board.

The sheriff’s office says all six were wearing life jackets and appear to be okay. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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