The Coast Guard is searching for a missing boater off the Brevard County Coast after it failed to return on Sunday night.
According to the Coast Guard, friends of Lloyd Chamberlain, 38, from Merritt Island called to report their missing friend around 10 p.m. on Sunday night. The friends said that Chamberlain had left on Sunday and was supposed to return at dusk.
Crews found the boat near the Eau Gallie Causeway in Satellite Beach after pinging the man’s cell phone.
It is unclear if there was any damage to the boat.
Crews from the Coast Guard, Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are searching an area between Satellite Beach and Patrick Airforce Base.