Coast Guard locates 3 missing boaters along Eastern Gulf Coast

Coast Guard locates 3 missing boaters along Eastern Gulf Coast
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard located three boaters reported as overdue, south of Destin, Florida, Wednesday. A Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile HC-130 Hercules aircrew spotted the sailing vessel Ekkia making way south of Destin at 2 p.m. After the aircrew made contact with the vessel, it was determined the Ekkia crew were reportedly not in distress. Family members reported the...