Coast Guard assists passengers from grounded vessel near Ocracoke Inlet, NC

Coast Guard assists passengers from grounded vessel near Ocracoke Inlet, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan boater transferred one injured mariner and four other people Monday after their boat ran aground near Ocracoke Inlet. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Hatteras Inlet received a call for assistance at approximately 5:50 p.m. from the 24-foot pleasure craft Miss Virginia. A 24-foot Response Boat-Small crew from Coast Guard Station Ocracoke...