Coast Guard rescues 5 people on disabled sailboat off NC

Coast Guard rescues 5 people on disabled sailboat off NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued five people Friday aboard a disabled sailboat approximately 30 miles southeast of Bald Head Island, N.C. Trevor Miller of the 63-foot sailboat Emmanuel contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center watchstanders at approximately 9:15 p.m. Thursday, requesting assistance due to the sailboat losing power. Sector watchstanders dispatched a crew...

Coast Guard responding to disabled sailboat off NC amidst foul weather

Coast Guard responding to disabled sailboat off NC amidst foul weather
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is working to rescue five people Friday aboard a disabled sailboat approximately 30 miles southeast of Bald Head Island, N.C. Trevor Miller of the 63-foot sailboat Emmanuel contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center watchstanders at approximately 9:15 p.m. Thursday, requesting assistance due to the sailboat losing power. Sector watchstanders...