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Surf City fire chief says tropical storms causing increase in rip current rescues

Surf City ocean rescue has responded to more than a dozen rip current rescues in the last three days after seeing an increase in calls over the last two weeks.

4 rip current rescues in Surf City on Sunday

Surf City Fire Chief Allen Wilson said rescue crews responded to multiple calls due to rip currents Sunday. 

Rough waters forces lifeguards to hit the stand after Labor Day

There was another almost-deadly reminder to heed the warnings this weekend. Sunday, two people were rescued from choppy surf near the Kure Beach Pier. This is the same area were two people died last week.

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