The U.S. Coast Guard has confirming that a missing boater is now safe.
Representatives for the Coast Guard tell WTOL 11, a boater left the Meinke Marina, near Curtice, around 6 o'clock Monday evening to go fishing.
He never returned from his trip.
Around 3 a.m. Tuesday, the Coast Guard got a report of the missing man and began searching for him by boat and helicopter.
Board Patrol agents located him around 6:15 a.m.
Officials say the boater told them his engine became disabled.
He is being escorted back to land and is said to be uninjured.
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