Sailors rescued off Dennis
DENNIS - Two people are safe after a rescue in the waters off Dennis this afternoon. It started when eyewitnesses saw a catamaran capsize. The catamaran then washed ashore at Raycroft Beach with no one on it. Harbormaster vessels from Dennis & Yarmouth along with rescuer crews began a search and quickly pulled the two people from the water about a 1/2 mile off shore wet but uninjured.
One of the two sailors who identifies himself as Patrick contacted Cape Wide News to express his gratitude: "I'm one of those sailors that was plucked out of the sound. A huge THANK YOU to eveyone that helped, from the ones that saw my boat and called 911 to the harbor masters, to the rescue team that was on shore."
Posted on 7/10 at 3:00 PM; updated on 7/13 10:00 PM.
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