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Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsizes 20 miles from Spring Hill

Hernando County

US Coast Guard

SPRING HILL, Fla. (WFLA) – The Coast Guard rescued a man Thursday after his boat capsized roughly 20 miles west of Spring Hill.

According to the Coast Guard, their crews rescued 59-year-old Walker Wesley. A crew was able to located Wesley after he sent an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) around 11:45 p.m.

Wesley was assessed by EMS and was released in good condition. No injuries were reported.

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