Stranded teens rescued after watercraft fails

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Two teenagers made their way back to the beach after being stranded Saturday evening when the motor in their personal watercraft failed, Southold Town police said.

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Victoria Wisner and Konrad Wroblewski, both 18 and from Southampton, were on a personal watercraft in the Peconic Bay between New Suffolk and Robin's Island when they encountered engine issues, police said.

Police received a call about the stranded watercraft, but marine units found the teens on the beach in New Suffolk just before 8 p.m. Neither was injured. Both had been expected back home at an earlier time and had been reported to be overdue in Southampton.

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