Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman in Pamlico Sound, NC

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman in Pamlico Sound, NC
Coast Guard 24 foot Special Purpose Craft – Shallow Water File Photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured fisherman in Pamlico Sound, North Carolina, Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina in Wilmington received a call on VHF-FM channel 16 at about 5:55 p.m., reporting that a 53-year-old deckhand aboard the 83-foot fishing vessel Chasity Brooke injured...

Coast Guard rescues man in water

Coast Guard rescues man in water
Coast Guard Station Grand Isle 24 foot Special Purpose Craft – Shallow Water File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued a person in the water approximately 25 miles west of Grand Isle, Louisiana, Wednesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at 5 a.m. that a 42-foot trawling vessel with one person aboard was on fire west of Grand Isle. Sector watchstanders...

Coast Guard assists 5 boaters near Wachapreague, VA

Coast Guard assists 5 boaters near Wachapreague, VA
Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Patrick Callanan, coxswain from Station Wachapreague, tows a disabled vessel after it ran aground on Parramore Island, Virginia, Aug. 5, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Brown) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard assisted five people after their boat ran aground on Parramore Island, Virginia, Saturday. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium...

Coast Guard rescues person in the water near Barataria Bay

Coast Guard rescues person in the water near Barataria Bay
Coast Guard 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued a man in the water north of Barataria Bay, Louisiana, Friday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a report from a Plaquemines Parish Marine unit at 3:17 a.m. of a man who had fallen from a 20-foot center console boat into the water. Watchstanders directed the launch of a Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 3 after boat sinks near Saint Andrews Pass

Coast Guard rescues 3 after boat sinks near Saint Andrews Pass
A Coast Guard Station Panama City boatcrew rescued three people from the water after their boat sank approximately 3 nautical miles east of Saint Andrews Pass, Florida, July 31, 2017. NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued three people from the water after their boat sank near Saint Andrews Pass, Florida, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a report of a vessel sinking approximately...

Coast Guard assists three boaters near Hobucken, NC

Coast Guard assists three boaters near Hobucken, NC
24 foot Special Purpose Craft – Shallow Water File Photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard assisted three passengers after their boat ran aground in Mouse Harbor near Hobucken Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina in Wilmington received a report around 3 p.m. that a 16-foot pleasure craft with one adult and two children aboard had run aground after taking on water due...

Coast Guard, partner agencies medevac man with neck injury near Assateague Island, Md.

Coast Guard, partner agencies medevac man with neck injury near Assateague Island, Md.
24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photo BALTIMORE — Coast Guard and local partner agency personnel medevaced a man with a neck injury north of Assateague Island Monday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a report stating a man jumped from his boat into shallow water and sustained a neck injury. The man was taken ashore by other boaters...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from water near Ocean City, Md.

Coast Guard rescues 3 from water near Ocean City, Md.
24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photo BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard rescued three people from the water in Ocean City Sunday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Ocean City received a report from Ocean City Beach Patrol stating a person on the north end of the jetty was swept into the inlet by the current. Two members of OCBP jumped in the water to assist but were also swept...

Coast Guard assists boater off Oregon Inlet, NC

Coast Guard assists boater off Oregon Inlet, NC
Crew from U.S. Coast Guard Station Oregon Inlet assist an 18-foot pleasure craft near Oregon Inlet, North Carolina, July 28, 2017. (Coast Guard photo by Fireman Ryan Sexton) WILMINGTON, N.C. — Coast Guard Station Oregon Inlet personnel assisted a disabled vessel today near Oregon Inlet. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received a report of a disabled 18-foot pleasure craft with...