More than 100 migrants come ashore in Tavernier

Migrants arrive on sailboat
migrants sitting on beach in Tavernier, Feb. 9, 2023
Posted at 10:16 AM, Feb 09, 2023
and last updated 2023-02-09 10:16:31-05

TAVERNIER, Fla. — More than 100 migrants made landfall Thursday morning in the Florida Keys.

The U.S. Border Patrol said more than 100 migrants arrived on a sailboat in Tavernier.

A photograph shared by U.S. Customs and Border Protection showed dozens of migrants sitting on a beach after coming ashore.

migrant sailboat in Tavernier, Feb. 9, 2023
More than 100 migrants arrived on this derelict sailboat seen near the shore, Feb. 9, 2023, in Tavernier, Fla.

Another photo showed a derelict sailboat near the shore.

Authorities didn't immediately say from where the migrants originated.