Update: Coast suspends search for two teens near Fort Walton Beach

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UPDATE: The Coast Guard has suspended its search for two teenagers who went missing while paddleboarding Wednesday.

Authorities said the teens were seen safely ashore near the boardwalk in Fort Walton Beach.

Our previous story is below:

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (WMBB) — The Coast Guard was searching for two teenagers Thursday after they went paddleboarding in Fort Walton Beach and did not return.

The boy and girl were last seen around 3:45 p.m Wednesday wearing blue and gray life jackets near Pelican Island Condos.

The pair rented one red and white paddleboard and were due back to the rental company at five p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the sector mobile command center at 251-441-5976.

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