An Arizona couple goes lacking whereas kayaking in Mexico on Thanksgiving

A search is underway for an Arizona couple who went lacking whereas kayaking in Mexico on Thanksgiving, authorities mentioned.

Corey Allen and his spouse Yeon-Su Kim of Flagstaff have been kayaking with their teenage daughter round 1 p.m. Thursday in Puerto Peñasco, also referred to as Rocky Level, Mexico, when the winds began selecting up, the household and mates. Allen helped his daughter again to shore and he’s believed to have returned for Kim earlier than the pair disappeared.

Mexican authorities tweeted {that a} search was underway for 2 People, together with a photograph of the couple.

“The Sonora Civil Protection maintains coordination with the Secretary of the Navy and municipal authorities within the seek for two individuals of American descent who disappeared in Puerto Peñasco after a kayak journey,” the submit learn.

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Corey Allen and Yeon-Su Kim, of Flagstaff, Arizona, disappeared while kayaking in Rocky Point, Mexico on Thanksgiving, friends and officials said.

Corey Allen and Yeon-Su Kim, of Flagstaff, Arizona, disappeared whereas kayaking in Rocky Level, Mexico on Thanksgiving, mates and officers mentioned.
(Sound Civil Safety)

“The search might be strengthened with reconnaissance flights by the Navy and overland by the Secretary of Public Security and the municipal authorities of Puerto Peñasco,” the company wrote in a follow-up tweet.

Flagstaff police informed FOX10 Phoenix they’re conscious of experiences of the lacking couple, however don’t have any direct details about the search.

A partial view of Puerto Peñasco beach in the state of Sonora, Mexico.

A partial view of Puerto Peñasco seaside within the state of Sonora, Mexico.
(Pedro Pardo/AFP through Getty Photographs, File)

Shelly Thomas, an in depth pal of the couple, informed the station that Allen and Kim are “superb mates and fantastic dad and mom” who’re an essential a part of the Flagstaff group.

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“We pray that they are going to be discovered alive and in a position to be returned to their kids who love and rely on them,” Thomas mentioned.

Allen is an actual property agent and Kim is a forestry professor at Northern Arizona College, in accordance with AZ Household. The couple reportedly have two teenage kids.

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Rocky Level is a well-liked trip spot for Arizonans and is a few four-hour drive from Phoenix.