Missing boater on journey from Maine to Fla. found safe

To view this site, you need to have Flash Player 9.0.115 or later installed. Click here to get the latest Flash player.

August 9, 2013, 11:43 am
Print Article

(NECN) -  After missing for three days, a sailor traveling from Maine to Florida has been found safe.
A Coast Guard aircraft spotted Stephen Crane about 70 miles off Long Island.
Officials say Crane is not in any distress but is just traveling slower than expected.
Crane's sister reported him missing on Thursday, when his sailboat did not arrive in Cape Hatteras, S.C.

Tags: maine, florida, Coast Guard, missing, boater, found
Police are investigating a fire at a shed full of Avon Little League equipment at Sperry Park in Avon, Connecticut early Wednesday morning
Philip Chism is charged with attacking a female DYS worker while awaiting his trial in the death of Colleen Ritzer
The body was found in Waterbury, Conn. on a small street with abandoned lots