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OCEAN CITY - The Coast Guard was searching for a missing kite surfer near Ocean City on the evening of Nov. 28.

According to a release, Coast Guard Station Atlantic City watchstanders received a call from 911, notifying them of a kitesurfer, reportedly wearing all black, seen drifting out to sea after falling off a kiteboard approximately 500-yards off Corson's Inlet, at around 3:20 p.m. 

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay launched an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Air Station Atlantic City, a Station Atlantic City 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew, and a Station Cape May 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew to search for the missing person.

Anyone with information regarding this case can contact the Sector Delaware Bay command center at 215-271-4960.

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