Coast Guard rescues man from sailboat 70 miles east of Kitty Hawk, NC

Coast Guard rescues man from sailboat 70 miles east of Kitty Hawk, NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued a 72-year-old man Wednesday after he requested a medevac from his 24-foot sailboat approximately 70 miles east of Kitty Hawk, N.C., at approximately 9 a.m. Rescued was Trevor Wilson of Great Britain. Wilson activated his 406 megahertz emergency position indicating radio beacon at approximately 6 a.m., which alerted the Coast Guard 5th District watchstanders. Watchstanders...