Coast Guard rescues sailor near Olympia

by Tim Flanagan on February 12, 2012

Deborah Bach has this story at Three Sheets Northwest:

The Coast Guard rescued a man from a 35-foot sailboat in Nisqually Reach, northeast of Olympia, on Tuesday night.

The man was onboard a sailboat named Four of Us and made a mayday call just after 7:30 p.m., reporting that the boat had either ran aground or was taking on water. He was unsure of his location, and the Coast Guard dispatched a helicopter from its Port Angeles station to find him.

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