Coast Guard responds to fishing vessel’s mayday call near Martha’s Vineyard

Coast Guard responds to fishing vessel's mayday call near Martha's Vineyard
BOSTON — Coast Guard crews escorted a disabled 47-foot fishing vessel to safety Monday evening into Tuesday morning from 30 miles south of Martha’s Vineyard. The fishing vessel Pilgrim became disabled after its mast broke and was left hanging over the side. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England were notified Monday at around 4:30 p.m. by Pilgrim’s captain via marine...

Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay rescues man who fell from a cliff

Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay rescues man who fell from a cliff
McKinleyville, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued a man who fell from a beachside bluff in vicinity of Trinidad Calif., Monday. Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay watchstanders were notified at approximately 01:55 p.m., by the Humboldt County Sheriff office that a man fell down a steep embankment onto the rocky beach below and suffered a broken leg. CALFIRE responders arrived on scene and provided medical...

Coast Guard conducts medevac near Race Rock, N.Y.

Coast Guard conducts medevac near Race Rock, N.Y.
NEW LONDON, Conn. — Coast Guard Station New London crewmembers medically evacuated a man near Race Rock in Southold, New York, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center received notification at approximately 11:15 a.m., reporting a 56-year old diabetic man aboard a tug boat who had been vomiting for 24-hours and requested a medical evacuation. A Station New London 29-foot Response...

Coast Guard Rescues 4 in New River Inlet, NC

Coast Guard Rescues 4 in New River Inlet, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued four men from a boat in New River Inlet, North Carolina, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders in Wilmington were notified that a 27-foot boat ran aground and was taking on water near New River Inlet, at around 5 p.m.  A Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City MH-60 helicopter crew launched and arrived on scene at approximately 7 p.m. It...

Coast Guard, state troopers rescue 3 aboard grounded vessel near Broad Island, Alaska

Coast Guard, state troopers rescue 3 aboard grounded vessel near Broad Island, Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard and the Alaska State Troopers rescued three people aboard a 53-foot recreational boat that ran hard aground on Broad Island in Peril Strait Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Juneau received a report at about 11:40 p.m. Saturday that the Danasea ran aground and was taking on water with three people aboard. The vessel was equipped with an emergency position-indicating...

Coast Guard searching for 2 possible persons in water off Big Island

Coast Guard searching for 2 possible persons in water off Big Island
HONOLULU —The Coast Guard is searching for two possible persons in the water off of the Big Island, five miles north of Kawaihae and the Kohala district, Sunday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point and the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Ahi have been launched to search the surrounding areas. Watchstanders from the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu command center...

Coast Guard rescues 3 people near Half Moon Bay

Coast Guard rescues 3 people near Half Moon Bay
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard along with San Mateo Fire Fighters rescued three people from a rocky cove in Half Moon Bay, Calif., at approximately 2:00 p.m. Saturday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector San Francisco Command Center received a 911 transfer call at 12:01 p.m., from a man on a disabled and adrift 17-foot recreational vessel in Half Moon Bay with two other individuals onboard. Sector...

Coast Guard conducts medevac from fishing vessel off Oahu on eve of Pearl Harbor 75th

Coast Guard conducts medevac from fishing vessel off Oahu on eve of Pearl Harbor 75th
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard medevaced the master of the 70-foot fishing vessel Lady J3 about 41 miles north of Oahu Saturday morning. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point safely medevaced the 36-year-old man to Queens Medical Center in Honolulu for treatment. He was reportedly suffering from swelling to his lower extremities and was unable to stand. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Carnival Dream

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Carnival Dream
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard medevaced a 57 year-old man from a cruise ship 140 nautical miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana, Saturday. At 8:52 a.m. the Eighth Coast Guard District Command Center watchstanders received a call from the cruise ship Carnival Dream for a passenger suffering from severe stomach pain. Watchstanders launched a Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin aircrew...