Water rescue caught on camera in Corpus Christi as Tropical Storm Cristobal brings rough surf to Texas coast

Rescue near Bob Hall Pier was captured by photojournalist

KRIS photojournalist captured a water rescue on camera during rough surf on Sunday, June 7, 2020. (Dylan Moore/KRISTV, KSAT)

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Two girls were rescued from rough surf waters near Bob Hall Pier in Corpus Christi Sunday as Tropical Storm Cristobal brought big waves to the Coastal Bend area.

The rescue was caught on camera by KRIS photojournalist Dylan Moore.

According to KRIS, the girls were swimming in the water at about 11 a.m. but were having a hard time getting back to shore. A lifeguard and a good Samaritan went in the water and brought the girls to safety.

Watch the full rescue:

WATCH: Young girls rescued from rough waters at Bob Hall Pier

The waves were pretty rough over at Bob Hall pier Sunday, where our photojournalist Dylan Moore caught a water rescue all on camera. Read the Full Story Here: https://www.kristv.com/news/local-news/watch-young-girls-rescued-from-rough-waters-at-bob-hall-pier

Posted by KRIS 6 News on Sunday, June 7, 2020

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Julie Moreno has worked in local television news for more than 20 years. She came to KSAT as a news producer in 2000. After producing thousands of newscasts, she transitioned to the digital team in 2015. She writes on a wide variety of topics from breaking news to trending stories and manages KSAT’s daily digital content strategy.