USCG: Missing swimmer found safe at Jennings Beach
FAIRFIELD — A swimmer earlier reported missing at Jennings Beach was found safe on the reef Saturday afternoon, the U.S. Coast Guard Long Island Sector said.
A member of the Fairfield police marine unit called in the USCG to help them and fire units search the waters after a report of a swimmer that had gone missing in the water.
“As he was reporting it, the gentleman was spotted walking on the reef,” an officer with the USCG Long Island Sector said. The swimmer was uninjured.
The USCG officer said there was also a report of a woman reported missing at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison on Saturday afternoon. She was also found safe and uninjured.