Coast Guard rescues boaters from grounded sailboat in NC

Coast Guard rescues boaters from grounded sailboat in NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued two people Friday after the sailboat they were on, the Autumn Swell, ran aground six miles north of Ocracoke Inlet, N.C. The boaters contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders at approximately 5 p.m. and reported their vessel ran aground.  During the communication, radio contact was lost, and the Autumn Swell’s crew immediately broadcast...