Coast Guard rescues injured boater off Dania Beach

Coast Guard rescues injured boater off Dania Beach
A Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement boatcrew finishes mooring a 22-foot pleasure craft to a pier Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018 after rescuing a 55-year-old boater who got injured approximately 11 miles east of Dania Beach.  U.S. Coast Guard courtesy of Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued an injured boater Sunday approximately...

Coast Guard assists in rescue of person in the water near Rockport, Texas

Coast Guard assists in rescue of person in the water near Rockport, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted in the rescue of a man who fell overboard from a vessel in Copano Bay near Rockport, Texas, Saturday night. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received notification from Rockport Police Department of a disabled personal watercraft. The operator of the...

Coast Guard ends search for couple who went missing in Pamlico River, NC

Coast Guard ends search for couple who went missing in Pamlico River, NC
Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo WILMINGTON, NC — The Coast Guard ended its search Sunday morning following the recovery of the bodies of a couple who went missing in the Pamlico River, Friday. The couple was a 70-year-old male and a 72-year-old female who were last seen departing Potters Marine early Friday afternoon. Their 20-foot boat was later found unmanned and adrift in the...

Coast Guard terminates vessel voyage for multiple violations

Coast Guard terminates vessel voyage for multiple violations
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of the 48-foot pleasure craft Blessed with 18 people aboard in the Miami River Friday evening after discovering several safety issues, including carrying more paying passengers than they were certified to carry aboard the vessel. A Coast Guard Station Miami 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law...

Coast Guard assists disabled fishing vessel near Jenner, Calif.

Coast Guard assists disabled fishing vessel near Jenner, Calif.
A Coast Guard Station Bodega Bay 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew escorts a fishing vessel to Bodega Bay after the vessel became disabled three miles off the coast of Jenner, Calif., Aug. 17, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard assisted a fisherman Friday evening near Jenner, after his 33-foot fishing boat became disabled. The boater contacted Coast Guard Sector San Francisco...

Coast Guard ends search for missing fisherman near Port O’Connor

Coast Guard ends search for missing fisherman near Port O’Connor
Coast Guard Station Port O’Connor 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Kelly Parker. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard ended its search Saturday for a fisherman last seen attempting to swim out to his drifting vessel near Port O’Connor, Texas. A body was recovered at approximately 8:30 a.m. matching the description of the missing fisherman. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard and local partners search for missing couple in Pamlico River, NC

Coast Guard and local partners search for missing couple in Pamlico River, NC
Coast Guard Station Hobucken 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David Weydert. WILMINGTON, NC — Coast Guard crews, along with the Beaufort County Emergency Management Agency, are searching by air, sea and land for a missing man and woman, whom were last seen departing Potters Marine early Friday afternoon. The missing persons are a 72-year-old female and a 70-year-old...

Coast Guard rescues two people near Benjamin Franklin Bridge, PA

Coast Guard rescues two people near Benjamin Franklin Bridge, PA
A 29-foot Response Boat-Small from Coast Guard Station Philadelphia. US Coast Guard File Photo. PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard rescued two men after their personal watercraft overturned near the Benjamin Franklin Bridge Friday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a call from a Good Samaritan at approximately 11:30 a.m. who reported two persons in the water clinging...

Coast Guard conducts double medevac from cruise ship southeast of Wilmington, NC

Coast Guard conducts double medevac from cruise ship southeast of Wilmington, NC
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, medevaced two passengers off of a cruise ship approximately 160 miles southeast of Wilmington, Friday morning. Coast Guard watchstanders at the 5th District headquarters in Portsmouth were contacted by the crew of the cruise ship Anthem of the Seas late...