Coast Guard searching for possible missing diver near Diamond Head

Coast Guard searching for possible missing diver near Diamond Head
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is searching for a possible missing diver approximately one mile south of Diamond Head, Oahu, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Honolulu received notification from the passenger vessel Sea Fox stating that they found a red dive flag and buoy with green line attached approximately one mile south of Diamond Head. The Sea Fox monitored the area and no one appeared...

Coast Guard crews suspend search for source of mayday

Coast Guard crews suspend search for source of mayday
MIAMI — Search-and-rescue crews suspended their search efforts for a woman and man who made a distress call, believed to be approximately 17 miles of the coast of Venice beach, Fla.. On Thursday night, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Fla.,command center received an uncorrelated mayday. The female and male callers requested help over the radio before losing communications with...

Coast Guard searching Delaware River for man missing from personal watercraft

Coast Guard searching Delaware River for man missing from personal watercraft
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard, along with state and local partner agencies, is searching the Delaware River Friday for a missing boater. The Coast Guard received a report from local dispatch of an unmanned personal watercraft going in circles on the Delaware River near Philadelphia at approximately 1 p.m. A witness reported seeing a man ejected from the personal watercraft. According to the...

Coast Guard medevacs ailing motor vessel engineer on Columbia River

Coast Guard medevacs ailing motor vessel engineer on Columbia River
ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard transported a stricken engineer from a motor vessel moored in the Columbia River near Astoria, to awaiting EMS on shore in Astoria, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River received a request from the crew of the 609-foot, Panama-flagged motor vessel Golden Wish to medevac the ship’s chief engineer at approximately 10 p.m., as he was having trouble breathing. Sector...

Coast Guard crews continue search for mayday callers

Coast Guard crews continue search for mayday callers
MIAMI — Multiple Coast Guard rescue crews continue to search for the source of a mayday call received just after 8 p.m. Thursday, approximately 17 miles off of Venice Beach, Fla. Search and rescue crews from Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, Fla, Coast Guard Station Cortez, and the cutters Nantucket and Crocodile have searched off the Venice Beach Coast since Thursday evening after watchstanders...

Coast Guard searching for possible missing boaters

Coast Guard searching for possible missing boaters
MIAMI — Coast Guard crewmembers are searching for possible missing boaters approximately 17 miles off of Venice Beach, Fla., Thursday evening. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Fla.,command center received an uncorrelated mayday late Thursday evening. The female and male callers requested help over the radio before losing communications with the Coast Guard watchstanders. A Coast...

Coast Guard suspends active search for missing fishermen in Lake Erie

Coast Guard suspends active search for missing fishermen in Lake Erie
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for the two remaining people in the water near South Bass Island in Lake Erie, Thursday, pending any new developments. Two bodies were recovered and a boat was found five miles northeast of Locust Point, Ohio, Thursday morning. Both recovered people where wearing life jackets at the time of their recovery. Involved in the search were: Boat crews...

Coast Guard leads international effort in search for overdue fishermen in Lake Erie

Coast Guard leads international effort in search for overdue fishermen in Lake Erie
CLEVELAND — U.S. and Canadian Coast Guard crews continue to search for two people in the water in Lake Erie, Thursday, after two bodies were recovered and a boat was found five miles northeast of Locust Point, Ohio. Both recovered people were wearing life jackets. The Coast Guard has also dispatched a fixed-wing search jet, based out of Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi, Texas, from Air Station...

Coast Guard responding to report of vessel disabled due to fire

Coast Guard responding to report of vessel disabled due to fire
JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. — The Coast Guard is responding to a report of a vessel that caught fire and became disabled with two men and a dog aboard south of the McCormick Bridge in the Intracoastal Waterway in Jacksonville Beach, Fla., Thursday. A boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Mayport, Fla., is currently on scene with the vessel, the fire is extinguished and there are no injuries reported. Jacksonville...