Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker

Coast Guard suspends search for missing kayaker
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard suspended its search for a missing kayaker in the waters off Gulf Shores and Dauphin Island at 7 p.m., Tuesday. Response crews covered more than 2,115 square miles during the search for Sean Switzer, after receiving a report from concerned family members on Sunday evening when he failed to return from a kayak outing off of Gulf Shores. On Monday afternoon Switzer’s...

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker near Gulf Shores, Alabama

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker near Gulf Shores, Alabama
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is searching for a kayaker whose last known location was near Gulf Shores, Alabama, Saturday. Sean Switzer last communicated with his family while he was reportedly in a yellow kayak and not wearing a life jacket off the coast of Gulf Shores. The Coast Guard was notified at 10 p.m., Sunday. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium from Coast Guard Station Dauphine Island...