HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Two people were rescued by a Coast Guard crew from a stranded yacht three miles east of Grandview Beach in Hampton Thursday.
Coast Guard Station Little Creek watchstanders in Norfolk were notified at about 7:15 a.m. that the yacht “Rebel Yell” had lost power and was drifting with two men aboard.
A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew launched around 7:30 a.m. to assist. The boat crew arrived on scene at 8:10 a.m. and towed the yacht to Cobb’s Marina in Norfolk, where the yacht crew moored up.
No injuries or pollution were reported.