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Coast Guard, local agencies rescue two wind surfers north of Everett

 

November 22, 2017

Coast Guard crews going to aid missing wind surfers on Sunday, Nov. 19. Photo courtesy of the United States Coast Guard.

Coast Guard air and boat crews, as well as a Snohomish County Marine Unit and a Tulalip Fire Department boat crew, rescued two male wind surfers after they went missing near Kayak Point, north of Everett, Washington, Sunday, Nov. 19.

The first surfer was located and hoisted by an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station and the second surfer was pulled from the water by the fire department boat crew.

Both surfers were reported in good condition and required no medical assistance.

Of the four wind surfers, the two who made it to shore contacted Coast Guard Sector Puget S...



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