Search launched for missing Olympia man after boat runs aground

Diane. Bainbridge Island.

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Coast Guard is searching for an Olympia man after his sailboat was found beached near Bainbridge Island.

The Olympian reports crews have been looking for Scott Caldwell since Thursday morning.

Bainbridge Island police reported finding the 29-foot boat at Skiff Point.

Once crews boarded the vessel, they found a wallet, cellphone, nautical charts and a dinghy close to the boat.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Coast Guard at 206-217-6001.

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