Authorities search for possible missing paddle boarder in Kill Devil Hills

Photos: Kill Devil Hills Fire Department

KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C. (WAVY) — The Kill Devil Hills Fire Department and the US Coast Guard are asking for assistance in finding the owner of a stand-up paddle board that was found.

Coast Guard Sector North Carolina in Wilmington received an emergency call around 3:08 p.m. about the items washing ashore the Albemarle Sound in the 3000 block of Bay Drive.

According to officials, the paddle board was found on the sound side of town on Sunday around 2:30 p.m. Also an Atlanta Braves bucket hat was found with the board.

According to the Coast Guard, neighbors in the area that they saw someone struggling with a paddle board in the area.

If you recognize the paddle board, please contact the Kill Devil Hills Fire Department at 252-480-4060.