Wednesday afternoon at approximately 4:00 p.m., the U.S. Coast Guard
Station Oregon Inlet responded to a call received by Coast Guard Sector
North Carolina regarding three people whose vessel had just capsized in
the Pamlico Sound.
station immediately launched the 24536 SPC-SW (Special Purpose
Craft-Shallow Water) to assist the vessel, and North Carolina Marine
Patrol Officer Jeff Moore launched his shallow water skiff to respond
to the call as well.
arriving at the scene of the capsized vessel, Marine Patrol quickly
recovered all three survivors and their dog. The three people and the
dog were brought back to Station Oregon Inlet, and were all in good
condition with no injuries reported.