Coast Guard searches for 2 people possibly missing in water near Freeport

Coast Guard

The Coast Guard is searching for two people possibly missing in the water off Surfside Beach in Freeport, Texas on Tuesday.

Watchstanders say they received a report from a beachgoer that two people on a grey pool float were struggling to make it back to shore. The coast guard issued an urgent marine information broadcast.

Coast Guard officials arrived to the scene and found a pool float matching the description of the initial report. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact Sector Houston-Galveston at 281-464-4854.