Coast Guard searching for capsized vessel near Dania Beach Pier

Coast Guard searching for capsized vessel near Dania Beach Pier
MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a capsized vessel Monday near Dania Beach Pier. Coast Guard Sector Miami watch standers received notification from the Broward Sheriff’s Office at 7:48 p.m. Monday that a good Samaritan reported a 15-foot boat capsized near Dania Beach Pier. The watch standers issued an urgent marine information broadcast, launched a Coast Guard Station Fort Lauderdale...

Coast Guard, local responders searching for overdue diver off Big Island

Coast Guard, local responders searching for overdue diver off Big Island
Cutter Kiska file photo HONOLULU — Coast Guard and Hawaii Fire Department are searching for an overdue diver off Pohoehoe Beach, Big Island, Sunday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point launched and is searching the surrounding areas. The crew from Coast Guard Cutter Kiska is also en route to assist in the search. The Hawaii Fire Department is also searching...

Coast Guard suspends search for father and son swept out to sea near Cape Blanco

Coast Guard suspends search for father and son swept out to sea near Cape Blanco
NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard suspended its search at 11:51 a.m. Monday, for a 31-year-old father and 3-year-old son from the Eugene area, who were swept out to sea from a Boice Cope County Park beach, 4 miles north of Cape Blanco, Ore., Sunday. MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crews from Coast Guard Sector North Bend and Coast Guard Air Facility Newport, as well as a 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew...

Coast Guard and good Samaritan responds to vessel fire

Coast Guard and good Samaritan responds to vessel fire
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard and good Samaritans are responding to the report of a vessel on fire approximately 150 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana, Monday. Watchstanders at the Eighth Coast Guard District command center received a report at 3:28 a.m. from the National Command Center of an electrical fire in the engine room of the motor vessel Alliance St Louis. Coast Guard Aviation...

Coast Guard, local partners search for father and daughter near Cape Blanco, Ore.

Coast Guard, local partners search for father and daughter near Cape Blanco, Ore.
NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard is searching for a father and daughter who were swept out to sea from a Boice Cope County Park beach, 2 miles north of Cape Blanco, Ore., Sunday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector North Bend is currently on scene. A second dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Facility Newport and a 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew from Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard uses kayak to rescue 2 from grounded boat near Deltaville, Va.

Coast Guard uses kayak to rescue 2 from grounded boat near Deltaville, Va.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued two people Sunday from a grounded boat near Deltaville. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Milford Haven in Hudgins received a call from Middlesex County dispatchers at about 1:15 a.m., stating a 40-foot pleasure craft was aground in Jackson Creek with two men aboard, including a 75-year-old man who required medication. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues 2 hunters, 2 dogs near Merrimon, NC

Coast Guard rescues 2 hunters, 2 dogs near Merrimon, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued two duck hunters and their dogs Saturday after their boat ran out of fuel near Merrimon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Hobucken received a call from Pamlico County 911 dispatchers at about 4:28 p.m. reporting two men in a 17-foot, brown skiff, low on fuel in the vicinity of Turnagain Bay. Station Hobucken watchstanders notified watchstanders in the...

Coast Guard rescues 5 after boat takes on water west of Sarasota Bay

Coast Guard rescues 5 after boat takes on water west of Sarasota Bay
SARASOTA, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued five people Saturday after a 36-foot boat took on water 42 miles west of Sarasota Bay. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watch standers received a mayday call at 8:27 a.m. via VHF-FM radio channel 16 from one of the five boaters who stated the boat was flooding. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Cortez and an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman in Little Egg Harbor, N.J.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman in Little Egg Harbor, N.J.
PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard suspended their search for a missing fisherman in Little Egg Harbor, at approximately 5:30 p.m., Friday. Coast Guard air and surface search and rescue crews searched approximately 35-square miles since they were notified about the missing individual at 8 a.m., Friday. Involved in the search were members of the New Jersey State Police, Tuckerton Fire Department and...