COBB ISLAND, Md. (WJZ) — A search is underway Thursday for a fisherman reported missing near Cobb Island in the Potomac River, authorities said.
The unnamed fisherman was reported “overdue” sometime Wednesday evening by the Charles County Fire Department, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.READ MORE: One Family Business Expects A Surge In Customers After Christmas Tree Shortage
Preliminary search efforts located the fisherman’s vessel near the shoreline of Westmoreland County, Virginia.READ MORE: Mass Shooting Leaves Seven People Injured In East Baltimore
The Coast Guard, Maryland State Police, Natural Resources Police and Cobb Island Fire Department are among the agencies involved in the search.MORE NEWS: Orlov Scores Late, Caps Beat Hurricanes For 9th Win In 11
Anyone with information that could help with the search is asked to call the Coast Guard at 410-576-2525.