Five Missing Kayakers Rescued in Tomales Bay: CHP

The California Highway Patrol Golden Gate Division is advising all Tomales Bay visitors take the appropriate safety measures after they rescued five kayakers Saturday.

A CHP helicopter was on patrol when Marin County Fire Department dispatchers reported missing kayakers in the area.

Upon arrival, they were told that five kayakers had initially been separated from a group of 15.

The Sonoma County Sheriff helicopter arrived at the scene and assisted with the search and after a short period of time, all kayakers were reunited.

CHP officials shared the rescue on Facebook writing, “Please bring a cellphone with you when enjoying the outdoors so you have communication in the event you need help.”

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