Coast Guard searching for unconfirmed person in the water off the coast of Canaveral

45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi)

45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard, along with Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, are searching Friday for an unconfirmed person in the water off the coast of Canaveral.

Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center received a call via VHF-FM channel 16 at 4:15 p.m. from an individual stating their kayak had turned over.

A crew aboard a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium from Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral was launched to assist the sheriff’s office in the search.

No other information has been reported.

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