CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — UPDATE: Nueces County ESD 2 posted at 2 a.m. that the man had been found safely.
Rescue crews are searching for a missing man who has not been seen since Wednesday afternoon.
Nueces County ESD 2- Flour Bluff Fire Chief Dale Scott said a man went out in the waters around 5 p.m. Wednesday and he didn’t show back up onshore at 6 p.m. and his wife called concerned.
The US Coast Guard helicopter is also en-route to aid in the search. Texas Park and Wildlife officials are also said to be taking part in the search.
Firefighters said the man was using a small inflatable kayak.