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WHOA! Video shows close call as boat nearly goes over Texas dam

Four people are safe thanks to first responders who rescued them as their boat was going over a dam in Austin, Texas.

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Four people are safe thanks to first responders who rescued them as their boat was going over this dam.

Callers reported the dangerous situation at Austin’s Longhorn Dam on Thursday afternoon.

The county’s EMS says people on scene were able to attach the boat to another vessel and lower down life vests.

At one point, the boat partially went over the dam.

EMS says a police patrol boat was able to pull the passengers and their vessel into open water.

Watch the video above to see.