Handheld radio saves lost kayaker

Handheld radio saves lost kayaker
SEATTLE—The Coast Guard rescued a kayaker who used a handheld radio to call for help after becoming disoriented from the fog in Rosario Strait near Cypress Island, Wash., today. Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound was able to obtain an approximate location of the kayaker by tracking his radio transmission through the Coast Guard’s Rescue 21 communications system. At 11 a.m., Sector Puget Sound received...