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Coast Guard searches for three missing boaters

(Source: United States Coast Guard) (Source: United States Coast Guard)

The United States Coast Guard has launched a search and rescue operation for three missing boaters. 

Officials say Frank Fersch, 66, Joseph Cavaness, 74, and Sheryl Perkins, 60 have have not been heard from since they last contacted family on May 6. 

They were traveling from Fort Myers, FL to Dauphin Island, AL. 

The ship has a white hull white sails, blue canopy, and wooden trim. 

Anyone with information on the missing boaters is urged to contact the Coast Guard Sector in Mobile at (251) 441-6211.

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