Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Sun and clouds both Saturday and Sunday with daytime high temps in the mid and upper 50s. Merry Christmas!
CORPUS CHRISTI (July 28, 2014) Coast Guard rescuers found two people clinging to a platform and a man floating in the water unresponsive after responding to a distress call Sunday morning from a 24-foot boat that was taking on water in Copano Bay near Rockport.
A rescue helicopter arrived shortly after the boat sank, the Coast Guard said.
The man and a 14-year-old girl were taken to a nearby hospital, where the man was pronounced dead.
Information about the teenager’s condition wasn’t available.
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is investigating.