GLOUCESTER, Mass. — Three people have been rescued after their fishing boat ran aground in Gloucester.

The U.S. Coast Guard says they got a call that the boat had run aground off Dog Bar Breakwater around 5:30 a.m. Thursday.

They say all three people aboard were safe and uninjured, and they got off with help from the Gloucester Fire Department.

It was not immediately clear why the boat ended up on the rocks.

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