Coast Guard rescues two people near Benjamin Franklin Bridge, PA

Coast Guard rescues two people near Benjamin Franklin Bridge, PA
A 29-foot Response Boat-Small from Coast Guard Station Philadelphia. US Coast Guard File Photo. PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard rescued two men after their personal watercraft overturned near the Benjamin Franklin Bridge Friday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a call from a Good Samaritan at approximately 11:30 a.m. who reported two persons in the water clinging...

Coast Guard responds to vessel collision near Hart Island, N.Y

Coast Guard responds to vessel collision near Hart Island, N.Y
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-SMALL II file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jon-Paul Rios. NEW YORK — The Coast Guard responded to a report of a collision between two vessels near Hart Island, New York, Thursday evening. At approximately 11:15 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York command center were notified of a vessel collision where a 40-foot vessel and an 18-foot vessel reportedly...

Coast Guard responds to capsized barge near Surfside Beach, SC

Coast Guard responds to capsized barge near Surfside Beach, SC
The Coast Guard responded to a 30-foot barge which capsized near Surfside Beach, South Carolina August 15, 2018. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard responded Wednesday to a capsized barge near Surfside Beach. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders received a National Response Center report stating an unmanned 30-foot construction barge had capsized. Sector...

Coast Guard ends search for boater near Moses Lake, Texas

Coast Guard ends search for boater near Moses Lake, Texas
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard ended its search Saturday for a boater who fell overboard near Texas City, Texas. A body was recovered at approximately 6 p.m. matching the description of the missing boater. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification Friday at approximately 8:30 p.m. of a 40-year-old male who reportedly fell from a 22-foot recreational vessel without a lifejacket. “While...

Coast Guard continues search for boater near Moses Lake, Texas

HOUSTON —The Coast Guard continues to search Saturday for a boater who fell overboard near Texas City, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification Friday at approximately 8:30 p.m. of a 40-year-old male who reportedly fell from a 22-foot recreational vessel without a lifejacket. A Coast Guard Station Galveston 29-foot Response Boat–Small boat crew and a Coast...

Coast Guard searching for boater near Moses Lake, Texas

Coast Guard searching for boater near Moses Lake, Texas
29-foot Response Boat Small-II File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a boater who fell overboard near Moses Lake, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification at 8:30 p.m. of a 40-year-old male who reportedly fell from a 22-foot recreational vessel without a lifejacket. Involved in the search are: Coast Guard Station Galveston 29-foot...

Coast Guard terminates illegal passenger vessel voyage

Coast Guard terminates illegal passenger vessel voyage
ST. LOUIS — The Coast Guard terminated two vessels suspected of illegal charter operations on the Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, Wednesday. While conducting routine patrols on the Lake of the Ozarks, a Coast Guard Sector Upper Mississippi River 29-foot Response Boat-Small boatcrew determined the vessels were operating with excess passengers. “Passengers should understand safety requirements...

Coast Guard rescues 3 paddle boarders near Ocean City, NJ

Coast Guard rescues 3 paddle boarders near Ocean City, NJ
29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued three people who fell from their paddle boards and became stuck in a marsh near Ocean City New Jersey, Thursday. The Coast Guard was notified by Ocean City Police Department of the three people in distress and launched a 29-foot Response Boat-Small rescue crew from Coast Guard Station Ocean City, New Jersey at 10:45 a.m. The...

Coast Guard crew revives unconscious woman on boat near Georgetown

Coast Guard crew revives unconscious woman on boat near Georgetown
Coast Guard Station Washington 29-Foot Response Boat-Small file photo BALTIMORE — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Washington revived a woman who reportedly passed out from carbon monoxide poisoning this evening near the Georgetown Waterfront. The 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew was notified by a man on VHF-FM radio channel 16 at approximately 5:30 p.m., that he and another passenger were suffering...