(NJ.com) – A sailboat found mysteriously stranded on the beach in Sea Isle City over the weekend is being removed by officials from the Jersey Shore town.
Katherine Custer, a spokeswoman for Sea Isle, said the boat is expected to be removed by Monday, though the ownership of the vessel remains unclear.
Stephen Bright said he was walking to the beach to shoot aerial footage in the hazy fog on Sunday when he saw a man attempting to rescue his boat. Bright said the man, who looked like an experienced sailor who hadn’t shaved in days, told Bright he was traveling from Connecticut to Florida and anchored off shore. But his anchor broke and the boat became beached near 60th Street in Sea Isle, Bright said. Read More