Coast Guard: Wide Search Launched After 3 Kayaks Found Adrift

Unmanned paddlecraft found in Dennis, Falmouth and Osterville...
One of three kayaks found adrift in Cape waters today, necessitating multi-agency ocean searches (USCG photo)

From US Coast Guard Northeast...

USCG Station Cape Cod Canal U.S. Coast Guard Station Woods Hole, Dennis Harbormaster and Barnestable Sheriff crews and partner agencies on Cape Cod searched since 6 a.m. for possible people in the water after three kayaks were found unmanned and adrift in Falmouth, Dennis & Osterville.

They are not labeled, no missing persons reports.

Please call Sector Southeastern New England at 508-457-3211 with information.

[See photo gallery below.  If you recognize any of these kayaks please contact the Coast Guard at the number above.] welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on