Coast Guard searching for boaters missing near Bering Sea village of Wales

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a teenager and a young man last seen in a wooden rowboat near Wales.

Wales is a village of 145 people on the Bering Sea, at the tip of Seward Peninsula, north of Nome. It is the westernmost settlement in mainland North America.

The 23-year-old and 14-year-old, both male, launched a wooden row boat at about 2 a.m. in Wales, according to a statement from the U.S. Coast Guard.  At 2:30 a.m., the two were heard "yelling for help," the Coast Guard...

What feeling does this article give you?

#hashtags to follow:

Coast Guard [+]    Wales [+]    Bering Sea [+]    Seward Peninsula [+]    Nome [+]    North America [+]   

More #news: