Coast Guard searching for missing diver off of Marblehead, Massachusetts

Coast Guard searching for missing diver off of Marblehead, Massachusetts
BOSTON — Coast Guard is searching Tuesday for a missing 59-year-old diver off the coast of Marblehead, Massachusetts. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Boston Command Center received notification at about 10:30 a.m. from the man’s family stating he was overdue. Coast Guard Station Gloucester launched a rescue crew aboard a 29-foot small boat and Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod launched...

Coast Guard rescues two distressed mariners

Coast Guard rescues two distressed mariners
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rendezvoused with two distressed mariners aboard a sailing vessel Tuesday 133 miles southeast of Charleston. The crewmembers of the 38-foot sailing vessel Sea Heather reported no injuries or severe medical concerns other than exhaustion and sea-sickness. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Tarpon arrived on scene at 7:30 a.m., Tuesday, brought both people aboard...

Coast Guard responding to distressed mariners 140 miles off Charleston

Coast Guard responding to distressed mariners 140 miles off Charleston
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard is responding to two distressed mariners, Monday night, located approximately 140 miles southeast of Charleston, South Carolina. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Charleston command center were notified of the situation via marine radio, VHF-FM Channel 16 at approximately 8:12 p.m. The mariners stated their 38-foot sailing vessel, the Sea Heather, was beset...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Ocean City, NJ

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Ocean City, NJ
Baltimore – The Coast Guard suspended its search Monday for a boater who was reported missing Sunday after a boating accident near Longport, New Jersey. Missing is Andrew Biddle, 45. Personnel from Longport Police contacted Coast Guard watchstanders at approximately 11:30 p.m. Sunday and reported a boater swam to shore after being in a boating accident aboard a pontoon boat. The boater stated...

Coast Guard and Navy crews work together to assist ailing fisherman

Coast Guard and Navy crews work together to assist ailing fisherman
SAN DIEGO — U.S. Coast Guard and Navy crews worked together to medically evacuate a 37-year-old man who reportedly suffered a seizure aboard a fishing vessel 23 miles off the coast of San Diego, Monday morning. The crew of the 47-foot charter fishing boat Joanna requested assistance for the man at 9:05 a.m., on VHF-FM radio channel 16. A 45-foot Response Boat was launched from Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard conducts 2 medevacs in Southeast Alaska

Coast Guard conducts 2 medevacs in Southeast Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard crews in Sitka and Ketchikan performed two medevacs from two separate vessels in Southeast Alaska Sunday. Coast Guard Station Ketchikan 47-foot Motor Life Boat crewmembers medevaced an injured mariner from a fishing vessel near Kendrick Bay and a Coast Guard Air Station Sitka Mh-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced an ailing passenger from a cruise ship near Zarembo...

Coast Guard rescues woman from Detroit River late Sunday evening

Coast Guard rescues woman from Detroit River late Sunday evening
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard rescued a 30-year-old woman from the Detroit River late Sunday evening after she was reported to have fallen overboard when the vessel she was on was struck by another boat’s wake. Just after 11:15 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Detroit received a report of an unconscious woman in the Detroit River, north of the MacArthur Bridge, who had fallen overboard...

Joint fishing vessel boarding by Coast Guard Station Tillamook Bay results in arrests in Garibaldi, Ore.

Joint fishing vessel boarding by Coast Guard Station Tillamook Bay results in arrests in Garibaldi, Ore.
WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard issued a notice of 13 safety violations, including four especially hazardous condition issues, to the crew of a fishing vessel during a joint law enforcement boarding with the Oregon State Police in Tillamook Bay, Sunday. Coast Guard Station Tillamook Bay boarding team members identified numerous safety violations aboard the fishing vessel Jimco and the Coast Guard...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman near Port Aransas

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman near Port Aransas
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued a 60-year-old man showing symptoms of stroke Sunday, approximately 20 miles south of the Port Aransas Jetties. The captain of the commercial fishing boat Old Frenchman made a distress call to Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi watchstanders at approximately 6:30 p.m., saying one of his crewmembers was suffering from what appeared to be...