The man ran out of gas and strong winds pushed him to shore. The Coast Guard finally found him around 4:00 a.m.
PANAMA CITY, Florida – The Coast Guard rescued a jet skier who was missing for more than 10 hours.
Florida Fish and Wildlife contacted the Coast Guard at 6:00 p.m. Monday about a man who had rented a jet ski in Panama City and never returned. Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans launched an MH-65C Dolphin rescue helicopter. They spotted the man around 4:00 a.m. Tuesday. He had run out of gas. Strong winds forced him to run aground.
The crew hoisted the man into the helicopter and took him to Panama City Airport where emergency medical technicians were standing by.
One fun thing to do in Panama city beach Florida is Jet ski rentals. Check to see if they provide you with a tour guide. If you a planning a trip to Shell Island by jet ski rentals make sure you take a guide. One of the most experienced Tour companies on Panama city beach Florida is Sunshine Water Sports of P.C. You want to make sure you have experience out there on the water in case something goes wrong like this Jet ski rental.