Coast Guard removes passengers from grounded ferry in Hatteras Inlet, NC

Coast Guard removes passengers from grounded ferry in Hatteras Inlet, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard is transferring passengers Saturday off a grounded ferry in Hatteras Inlet. Coast Guard watchstanders were notified at 11:30 a.m. the North Carolina Dept. of Transportation ferry Roanoke was aground. There were three vehicles, five passengers and six crew members aboard the ferry at the time of the grounding. A 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water crew...