Report of a possible surf rescue off of Finisterre Avenue in Yachats. Caller to 911 saw a surfer in the area about a half hour ago, now sees a scuba tank and a surfboard floating in the area with no sign of the surfer. No further information was immediately available.
Fire crews are arriving in the area.
Fire crews are talking to people on the beach who are saying the surfer got out of the water a while ago. They are also saying they have eyes on some debris in the water, but are unable to tell what it is.
Fire crews have confirmed that the debris in the water are crab pots.