Coast Guard ends search for missing kitesurfer after being found safe

1st Coast Guard District News
BOSTON — The Coast Guard ended its search kitesurfer after he was found safe, on Red River Beach, in Harwich, Mass., Friday.

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England in Woods Hole, Mass., received a call at approximately 3:45 p.m. Friday, from the Harwich Police Department reporting that a blue kiteboard with the wording “Techno 283” and an orange sail with the wording “Phase 6.0” had come ashore on the beach.

Searching were crews from:

  • Coast Guard Station Chatham, Mass.
  • Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, Mass., MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter
  • Harwich Police Department

 

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One Comment

  1. Jeremy says:

    Just for the record, this was not a kitesurfer. It was a wind surfer… the board and the sail you described are windsurfing equipment.