Surfer who lost his surfboard is stuck on rocks out Yaquina Head overlooking Agate Beach. Fire-Rescue enroute.
Two other surfers on boards are headed his way in an effort to pull him off the rock, onto one of the boards and paddle him in to the beach.
Newport Fire requests dispatch notify the Coast Guard of the situation.
A number of surfers are now in the water trying to rescue the stranded surfer.
Newport Fire Chief Rob Murphy on scene setting up a visual command off the end of Gilbert way to assess best approach to the rescue and to see how the surfers are doing on their own.
Surfer is swimming to shore – in the surf line. Looks to be okay.
Surfer is back on the beach. He’s fine. Coast Guard being notified everything’s okay.