Coast Guard rescues three kayakers in Pamlico Sound
OCRACOKE, Hyde County - The Coast Guard rescued three kayakers stranded on a shoal near Portsmouth Island, located near Ocracoke in the Pamlico Sound on Friday.
Coast Guard officials said they received a cell phone call from the kayakers around 9:20 this morning. A Coast Guard crew launched from Station Hatteras Inlet were able to rescue them.
The three men and kayaks were safely brought back to their vehicle at Silver Lake.