Crews search James River for boater in trouble

Posted at 9:02 AM, Apr 06, 2017

RICHMOND, Va. -- Henrico rescue crews searched the James River for a boater in distress.

No such boat was found.

Henrico Fire spokesman Capt. Taylor Goodman confirmed the Coast Guard in Hampton Roads received a welfare call for a distress boater somewhere along the James River.

The Coast Guard was unable to determine if the boater was in Henrico County or the City of Richmond.

Again, no boat was located.

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