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Coast Guard hoists beachgoers stranded by tide

Two women became stranded by the tide near Hug Point State Park

The Daily Astorian

Published on October 12, 2017 7:53PM

Last changed on October 13, 2017 9:30AM

ARCH CAPE — The Coast Guard hoisted two women off a rock near Hug Point State Park Thursday evening after they became stranded by the incoming tide.

Watchstanders at Sector Columbia River in Warrenton received a request for assistance at 5:50 p.m. from the Seaside Police Department. An MH-60 Jayhawk crew from Air Station Astoria arrived around 6:30 p.m. and deployed a rescue swimmer. The women were hoisted and taken to emergency medical services in Cannon Beach.


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