Coast Guard rescues 2 from aground sailboat in Alligator River near Elizabeth City, NC

Coast Guard rescues 2 from aground sailboat in Alligator River near Elizabeth City, NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued two people from an aground vessel Friday at the entrance to the Alligator River near Elizabeth City, N.C. The crew of the Permission Impossible, a 22-foot sailboat, contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center watchstanders via VHF-FM channel 16 at approximately 5:30 p.m. Friday, reporting their sailboat was aground and were in need of assistance....