Trio rescued after spending night lost in Florida’s Mosquito Lagoon canals

Trio rescued after spending night lost in Florida's Mosquito Lagoon canals
ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. – Three people who spent Monday night lost and stranded on a 20-foot pontoon boat in Mosquito Lagoon near Oak Hill, Fla., are now safe following a rescue Tuesday evening involving a helicopter, multiple boats and several response agencies. Rescued were Mark Hutchinson, 51, of Edgewater, Fla.; Georgia Hunt, also of Edgewater; and George Edwards, 50, of New Smyrna Beach, Fla. Monday...

Coast Guard rescues man trapped on island in Mosquito Lagoon

NEW SMYNRA BEACH, Fla. – The Coast Guard rescued a man trapped on a small island in Mosquito Lagoon near Kennedy Park Monday after he had fallen overboard from a fishing vessel Sunday evening.