Coast Guard medevacs 3 people after vessel strikes barge

Coast Guard medevacs 3 people after vessel strikes barge
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard medevaced three people whose vessel struck a barge near Bayou Segnette, Louisiana, Sunday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a report at 4:15 a.m. of a 22-foot recreational vessel...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Liberty, east of Miami

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship Carnival Liberty, east of Miami
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 71-year-old woman from the cruise ship Carnival Liberty, Saturday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Miami Command Center received a request from the cruise ship for the medevac stating the passenger was reportedly suffering from hypertension. The Coast Guard launched a Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues two in Lost Lake, Louisiana

Coast Guard rescues two in Lost Lake, Louisiana
MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued two people from Lost Lake, Louisiana, Sunday evening. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call at approximately 9 p.m. from two people aboard an 18-foot pleasure craft stating they got lost while fishing in Lost Lake, ran aground, and became disabled. Coast Guard Air Station New...

Coast Guard and Local Agencies Remove Vessels Damaged by Hurricane Harvey

Coast Guard and Local Agencies Remove Vessels Damaged by Hurricane Harvey
A house boat that was displaced and damaged by Hurricane Harvey in the Key Allegro community at Rockport, Texas U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Valerie Higdon. Members of the Texas General Land Office and Coast Guard oversaw the removal of a 57,000 pound house boat measuring 60 feet in length that was displaced and damaged by Hurricane Harvey in the Key Allegro community at Rockport,...

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing man near Quinby, Va.

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing man near Quinby, Va.
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing man southeast of Quinby Saturday. The 36-year-old missing man was last seen camping on Parramore Island around midnight Thursday. The Coast Guard searched for a total of 30 hours covering approximately 142 square miles Friday and Saturday. “One of the most difficult decisions...

Coast Guard port security units deliver food, water to Isabela, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard port security units deliver food, water to Isabela, Puerto Rico
Personnel operating out of Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, have been helping deliver supplies from Federal Emergency Management Agency to remote areas affected by Hurricane Maria. Petty Officer 2nd Class Charles Kalck, Petty Officer 1st Class Jeffrey Pires and Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathan Cruz-Sepulueda talk to residents of Isabela, Puerto Rico, after delivering food...

Coast Guard port condition update for Alabama, Mississippi, Florida

Coast Guard port condition update for Alabama, Mississippi, Florida
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has updated port conditions along the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Nate, Monday. The captain of the port has returned the Port of Mobile, Alabama, to port condition normal with restrictions. The port is open to vessel traffic at a depth of 32 feet and daylight transit only. The ports and waterways that have been opened are: Gulf Intracoastal Waterway east of mile marker...

Vessel recovery efforts continue in Galveston County

Vessel recovery efforts continue in Galveston County
Representatives of the Coast Guard and the Texas General Land Office oversee recovery of a sunken cabin cruiser by Laredo Construction in Dickinson Bayou on Oct. 4, 2017. The Coast Guard and TGLO are working with other federal, state, and tribal agencies to coordinate recovery efforts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer John Masson. Texas General Land Office...

Coast Guard searching for missing person in water near Cayucos

Coast Guard searching for missing person in water near Cayucos
A 47-foot Motor Life Boat from Coast Guard Station Morro Bay SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing man north of Morro Bay in the vicinity of Cayucos Sunday. Missing is Rene Monterrosa, a 67-year-old man reportedly wearing blue jeans and a blue jacket. At approximately 1:18 p.m., an acquaintance of Monterrosa notified Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach watchstanders...