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Unmanned Fishing Kayak Off Bridgeport Triggers Coast Guard Search

Coast Guard crews are searching Long Island Sound near Bridgeport after finding an unmanned kayak.
Coast Guard crews are searching Long Island Sound near Bridgeport after finding an unmanned kayak. Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard Station New Haven Facebook

update : The Coast Guard is now searching for a kayaker who was reported missing in New York. Click here for an update from Daily Voice.

original story: BRIDGEPORT, Conn.  – U.S. Coast Guard crews are searching Long Island Sound near Bridgeport on Monday after an unmanned kayak was found about four miles off the coast, according to NBC Connecticut.

The 14--foot kayak was located in the Stratford Shoal Middle Ground and had fishing gear in it. Officials believe the kayak came from Long Island, but aren't yet clear if someone went overboard, NBC Connecticut reported.

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