Coast Guard small boat crew rescues missing teenagers

MOBILE, Ala. — The Coast Guard located and rescued a 19-year-old male and an 18-year-old female who became adrift on a raft in the vicinity of Pensacola Pass on the evening of Tuesday, June 23, 2009.

The Coast Guard received the initial report at approximately 9:30 p.m. from a friend of the missing teenagers who had become worried when they hadn’t returned to their original launch site. Coast Guard Station Pensacola launched a 25-foot rescue boat and crew, who found and rescued the teenagers at approximately 10:15 p.m.

No medical attention was required.

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