Coast Guard, local partner agencies searching for man, 40, near Woodbridge, Va.

29-foot Response Boat-Small U.S. Coast Guard file photo)

29-foot Response Boat-Small U.S. Coast Guard file photo)

BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and local partner agencies are searching for a 40-year-old man after his 12-foot boat capsized near Leesylvania State Park Saturday evening.

The missing male is described as Hispanic, wearing a white shirt and black shorts. He was not wearing a lifejacket.

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a report from a good Samaritan stating he saw an overturned vessel with two people in the water at approximately 9 p.m.

Sector Maryland-NCR watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched a 29-foot Response Boat-Small II boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Washington. Maryland Natural Resources Police, Charles County Fire Department, Prince William County Fire Dept., Prince William County Police Dept., Quantico Fire Dept., and Fairfax Air Rescue also launched to search.

One of the two people in the water was able to swim to shore before authorities arrived.

An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, New Jersey, joined the search early Sunday.

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