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Original Story Saturday, Dec. 30: A search is currently underway in Whittier for three men reported overdue to the Coast Guard on Friday night. According to a release sent Saturday afternoon, the Coast Guard has a helicopter and boat crew looking for the men.
The Coast Guard said the men were making a trip to Whittier on a 20 foot Duckworth Jet Boat from Montague Island. A family member reported Friday afternoon around 4:00 to report that the men were “experiencing engine issues and intended to transit in on their kicker engine,” the release stated.