Coast Guard responds to ferry run soft-aground near Ocracoke Inlet, NC

Coast Guard responds to ferry run soft-aground near Ocracoke Inlet, NC
USCG file photo by Petty Officer NyxoLyno Cangem PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard responded to a ferry that ran aground Saturday approximately one mile south of Ocracoke, North Carolina. The captain of the 220-foot passenger and vehicle ferry Silver Lake, contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders via mobile phone at approximately 5 p.m., reporting they drifted into shallow water...