11:45am – Surfer has lost his craft and is now in the water swimming in a black wetsuit off the Yachats Motel. Coast Guard and three fire-rescue departments are enroute to the scene. Seal Rock, Central Coast and Yachats Fire-Rescue.
11:51am – First on scene rescuer says he sees “one subject bobbing in the waves.”
11:53am – Subject in the water is now walking up onto the beach. Canceling all rescue units.
11:55am – Subject said he lost his surboard in the surf and he slowly made his way back to the shore.