Coast Guard rescues boater

Jul 26, 2014

The Coast Guard was called for a rescue on Friday afternoon.

There are few details, but it is known that a kayak was reported to have overturned near the mouth of the Buffalo River. A search-and-rescue team responded and an unidentified man was pulled from the water. The subject appears to have been uninjured.

Credit WBFO File Photo / WBFO News

The Coast Guard is encouraging boaters of all types to be fully equipped with all necessary safety equipment before taking to the water.