Vancleave man rescued after kayak overturns

Image source: Scot Magnuson .
Image source: Scot Magnuson .

OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - A Vancleave man was rescued around 7 Sunday evening after his kayak overturned.

According to DMR Public Relations Manager Lauren Thompson, DMR received a report about the incident around 6:30 p.m.

Ocean Springs police said the man wasn't too far from shore and was picked up on the Ocean Springs side of the Biloxi-Ocean Springs bridge.

Several agencies including DMR responded to the scene. The man, who was wearing a life jacket was brought back to shore by DMR.

Thompson said the man was uninjured.

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