Elsa Pataky and Chris Hemsworth Shipwrecked!

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It appears that even the God of Thunder needs saving sometimes!

Thor 2 star Chris Hemsworthhis pregnant wife, Elsa Pataky, and their 18-month-old baby, India Rose, were shipwrecked Sunday off the coast of the Canary Islands.

The Hemsworths were aboard the Fishing Big catamaran yacht when it ran aground off the coast of La Gomera on Sunday evening. Reportedly, the passengers got into trouble around 8pm, just off the coast of San Sebastian. 

A lifeboat, a Civil Guard patrol boat, and a helicopter were sent to help the family and eight other passengers. Although an ambulance was seen at the scene, no injuries were reported.

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Originally from El Paso, Texas, Cristina Mari Arreola earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to New YorkNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or frantically reading a novel from her (extremely lengthy) reading list. . You can follow her on Twitter at @c_arreola

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