Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector New York command center received notification at approximately 8 p.m., of a barge worker who fell in the water from a barge near the International Matex Tank Terminals in Bayonne.
Agencies involved in searching include:
– A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium rescue crew from Coast Guard Station New York
– New York Police Department Aviation Division
– New York Police Department Harbor Division
– Bayonne Fire Department
– Port Authority
Six divers have also been deployed within the immediate search area.