watch your step

On Tuesday night, a Coast Guard aircrew worked through challenging conditions to hoist three adults and one child to safety from a cliffside near Cape Flattery, Washington.

Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound received a distress call on VHF from the captain of a disabled boat at about 2200 hours. The captain reported that they were beginning to drift near cliffs between Tatoosh Island and Cape Flattery, the rocky point at the entrance to the Strait of Juan de Fuca.  Click here to watch the video.