Coast Guard searching for 4 overdue boaters following snorkel trip near Key West

Coast Guard searching for 4 overdue boaters following snorkel trip near Key West
MIAMI — The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for four boaters Wednesday near Key West after the boaters failed to return home from a snorkeling trip approximately six miles north of Key West. Missing are David Thompson, 48, Adam Kelley, 28, Joshua Thompson, 15, and Evan Thompson, 11. The four boaters left Banana Bay Resort Tuesday in a 25-foot Grady White to snorkel north of Key West and were scheduled...

Coast Guard searching Lake Erie for missing man

Coast Guard searching Lake Erie for missing man
BUFFALO – The Coast Guard is searching for a man who went missing in Lake Erie, Tuesday. Missing is 37-year-old Giusseppe Reinhart from Niagara Falls, Ontario. Searching are: a boat crew from Coast Guard Station Buffalo aboard a 45-foot response boat, an air crew from Coast Guard Air Station Detroit aboard an MH-65C Dolphin helicopter, an air crew from Joint Rescue Coordination Centre Trenton, Ontario, aboard...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 46 mariners 690 miles west of Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 46 mariners 690 miles west of Dutch Harbor, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak aircrews, along with good Samaritans responded to 46 crewmembers aboard fishing vessel Alaska Juris, who abandoned ship near Kiska Island, approximately 690 miles west of Dutch Harbor, Alaska, Tuesday. All 46 crewmembers were transferred to good Samaritan vessels Spar Canis and Vienna Express to be transported to Adak. Coast Guard 17th District watchstanders...

Coast Guard, Wrightsville Beach Ocean Rescue crews searching for man near Wrightsville Beach, NC

Coast Guard, Wrightsville Beach Ocean Rescue crews searching for man near Wrightsville Beach, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard and Wrightsville Beach Ocean Rescue personnel are searching Tuesday for a man who was last seen swimming at Wrightsville Beach. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center in Wilmington received notification from New Hanover County 911 dispatchers at about 5:41 p.m. that a 58-year-old Wilmington man last seen swimming at about 8 a.m. at...

Coast Guard rescue boat, helicopter crew team up to rescue fisherman off Monomoy Island, Mass.

Coast Guard rescue boat, helicopter crew team up to rescue fisherman off Monomoy Island, Mass.
BOSTON — Coast Guard Station Chatham and Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod crews teamed up to rescue a fisherman Tuesday four miles east of Monomoy Island. A crewmember aboard the fishing boat Godzilla III sent a radio hail for help to watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England. The crewmember reported a man aboard was experiencing chest pain and in need of immediate medical attention. A...

Coast Guard assists 3 boaters 12 miles southwest of Point Loma

Coast Guard assists 3 boaters 12 miles southwest of Point Loma
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard assisted three boaters after their vessel began taking on water 12 miles southwest of Point Loma, Tuesday. At approximately 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center received a notification from a 26-foot pleasure craft reporting that there were three persons on board and the vessel was taking on water. A...

Coast Guard, police searching for boy missing from beach in South Boston

Coast Guard, police searching for boy missing from beach in South Boston
BOSTON – The Coast Guard, state, and local police are searching for an 8-year-old boy Tuesday who was last seen near the L Street Bathhouse in South Boston. The boy was reported missing at about 3 p.m. by a parent, who said he was missing for about an hour before they called the state police for help. He is reported to be wearing bright yellow shorts. Coast Guard Response boat crews from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard medevacs 2 from grounded boat near Bolivar Penisula

Coast Guard medevacs 2 from grounded boat near Bolivar Penisula
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew assist two boaters out of the helicopter after they were rescued when their boat was grounded for over 16 hours. U.S. Coast Guard photo. HOUSTON — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a man and woman showing symptoms of heat exposure, after their 30-foot boat ran aground near Rollover Bay Monday morning. At about 11 a.m., a friend of...

Coast Guard Station Indian River boatcrew rescues missing father and son

Coast Guard Station Indian River boatcrew rescues missing father and son
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard rescued two men after they went missing near Mispillion, Delaware, Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a report at about 9 p.m. from a 911 dispatcher stating that a father and son were overdue after the men went boating near Cedar Creek Boat Ramp earlier Sunday afternoon. The Coast Guard and partner agencies searched for more than seven...