Women pulled to safety from boat stuck on edge of dam

Four women were rescued after heavy currents pulled their rented boat to the edge of a 36-foot drop of a Texas dam.
1:55 | 06/11/21

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Now to that heart pounding four women over the edge of Adam in their rental boat. They were saved before plummeting down. Will reeve is here with that. Good morning, will. Reporter: Good morning. The world first became aware of this situation by some tweets. They did a live play by play. Then the video came out. It looks photo shopped. You're left to wonder how did the boat not go over the edge. These are the terrifying moments four friends teetered on the edge at this Texas dam. I'm here at longhorn dam. There's a boat about to go over the dam. It's right up against the dam. A third of the boat is hanging Reporter: The four women on the rented boat calling the owners for help. That boat got caught in the powerful current. He's able to hold them in Reporter: Dozens of fire and rescue crews racing against time as the boat inched further off the edge. Because it was resting so precariously on a narrow piece of concrete, any shift in the weight balance or the flow of the water would carry it over. Reporter: The rescuers arriving in a bigger boat, able to tie a tow line to the boat. The two engines prevailing against the current, narrowly avoiding disaster. After you go over the dam, it's solid concrete. They would have fell and landed on concrete. It's very lucky that they're here and alive today. Reporter: The rescuers say the girls are doing just fine and credit them for staying calm in that situation. That helped with the rescue. Yeah, credit to them for staying calm. I would not have. Neither would I. Will, thank you. Coming up next, "In the

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