Missing Buzzards Bay Boaters Located

Two missing boaters from Wareham, MA, were located early Sunday, June 17, after a search by the Massachusetts State Police Air Wing, State Police, the Wareham Harbormasters Office and other local officials.

The men, both in their early 20s, were reported missing after leaving Swifts Beach at approximately 7:00 a.m. in an inflatable raft.

State Police eventually located the men near Wings Neck in Bourne, near the western entrance to the Cape Cod Canal. They were taken to the Tempest Knob launch facility in Wareham for evaluation by Wareham EMS. No injuries were reported.