Coast Guard searching for two missing boaters near Pine Island

Coast Guard searching for two missing boaters near Pine Island
Coast Guard 24 foot Special Purpose Craft – Shallow Water File Photo YANKEETOWN, Fla. — The Coast Guard is searching Saturday for two missing boaters near Pine Island, Hernando County. Missing are James Hansen, 29, from Weeki Wachee, and Tyler Gomez, 27. At 8:30 a.m. Saturday Coast Guard Station Yankeetown watchstanders received a call from James Hansen’s finance, Jessica Honovik, reporting...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from water in Delaware Bay

Coast Guard rescues 3 from water in Delaware Bay
Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Jin Maldonado pulls Eric McLoy out of the water near the ferry wall in the Delaware Bay, May 25, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Romeo Hollins) PHILADELPHIA — A Coast Guard boat crew rescued three people from the water approximately 30 yards offshore Lewes, Delaware, Friday evening. A 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water boat crew from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues man after search off Emerald Isle, NC

Coast Guard rescues man after search off Emerald Isle, NC
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Kelly Parker. WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard rescued a man Saturday after a search that began Friday when two men aboard a recreational fishing boat were reported overdue near Emerald Isle. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center in Wilmington received notification at about 7:45 p.m....

Coast Guard rescues 6 from vessel taking on water near Bonner Bridge, NC

Coast Guard rescues 6 from vessel taking on water near Bonner Bridge, NC
The Coast Guard rescued six people from this boat after it had run aground and was taking on water near Bonner Bridge, North Carolina, May 4, 2018. (US Coast Guard photo) WILMINGTON, N.C. — A Coast Guard boat crew pulled six people from a boat that had ran aground and was taking on water near Bonner Bridge Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received the distress call and deployed...

Coast Guard finds missing boater 35 miles west of Cedar Key

Coast Guard finds missing boater 35 miles west of Cedar Key
Coast Guard V-130 Hercules aircraft file photo CEDAR KEY, Fla. — The Coast Guard located a missing 53-year-old woman aboard her 22-foot boat 35 miles west of Cedar Key, Tuesday. Rescued was Doreen Bauer, 53. At 7:41 p.m. Monday, Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a call from Oliver Bauer, stating his wife left Cedar Key Marina aboard a 22-foot pontoon boat and had not returned....

Coast Guard rescues 76-year-old boater from aground sailboat in Crystal River

Coast Guard rescues 76-year-old boater from aground sailboat in Crystal River
24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photo YANKEETOWN, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued a 76-year-old man after his sailboat ran aground in Crystal River, Monday. Rescued was Jack Baird, 76, from Dunnellon. At 11:32 a.m. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a report of a disabled and aground 45-foot sailboat near the Crystal River navigational marker 2A. Baird reported...

Coast Guard suspends search for 59-year-old man near Key West

Coast Guard suspends search for 59-year-old man near Key West
USCG file photo KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended their search Tuesday at 7:42 p.m. for Robert McCabe, 59, missing in the vicinity of Lakes Passage near Key West. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Key West Command Center received a distress call from four people aboard a 27-foot cabin cruiser at 6:25 p.m. Sunday, reporting McCabe had fallen overboard. The watchstanders directed the launch...

Coast Guard continues search for 60-year-old man near Key West

Coast Guard continues search for 60-year-old man near Key West
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard continues its search for a 60-year-old man in the vicinity of Lake Passage near Key West, Monday. Missing is Robert McHabe, 60, last seen wearing gray swim trunks and reported falling overboard a 27-foot cabin cruiser west of Key West. Rescue crews a part of the search are: A Coast Guard Station Key West...

Coast Guard helps passengers to safety after boat runs aground near Wachapreague, Virginia

Coast Guard helps passengers to safety after boat runs aground near Wachapreague, Virginia
U.S. Coast Guard Station Wachapreague boat crew members return back to the station pier in Wachapreague, Virginia, with six people who’s boat ran aground on Feb. 22, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Devyn Bohl) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — A Coast Guard boat crew brought six passengers to safety Thursday night, after the fishing boat they were on ran aground in the mud in a channel just north of Bradford...