Boat capsizes off coast of Fort Lauderdale

By Amanda Batchelor - Senior Digital Editor

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - A boat capsized Friday afternoon off the coast of Fort Lauderdale, authorities said.

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue officials said a fire boat and a Coast Guard crew responded to the scene.

Sky 10 was above the scene about 3:30 p.m. as the boat was towed back to a nearby marina.

It's unclear how many people were on board the boat when it capsized or whether anyone was injured.

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