Coast Guard, good Samaritain rescue three boaters 35 miles south of Fort Macon, NC

Coast Guard, good Samaritain rescue three boaters 35 miles south of Fort Macon, NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan merchant vessel rescued three boaters Tuesday approximately 35 miles south of Fort Macon, N.C. At noon Coast Guard Sector North Carolina command center watchstanders received a mayday call on VHF-FM channel 16 from the operator of the sailboat Reel Safe, reporting they were taking on water. Sector watchstanders issued an urgent marine information...