Coast Guard rescues woman off Peterborg Point in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard rescues woman off Peterborg Point in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Coast Guard Boat Forces Saint Thomas rescue crew rescued a woman Thursday afternoon, approximately half a mile off the coast of Perterborg Point in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. “This case demonstrates the extremely high level of dedication and professionalism on...

Coast Guard rescues 6 boaters from grounded sailing vessel off St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard rescues 6 boaters from grounded sailing vessel off St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Rescue crews from Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico hoisted six boaters to safety Monday, after their 48-foot sailing vessel Aurora ran aground on the rocks just off Coral Bay in Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Rescued were three men and three women, U.S. citizens, who reportedly chartered the Aurora in Saint Thomas for a recreational sailing trip...

Coast Guard investigates grounding of 190-foot cargo ship Sabre Spirit off Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard investigates grounding of 190-foot cargo ship Sabre Spirit off Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
SAINT THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands – The Coast Guard is investigating the grounding of the Sabre Spirit, a 190-foot Panamanian flag ro-ro cargo ship, after the vessel ran aground Friday morning, and was later refloated with the rising tide, just off Current Cut, between the islands of Saint Thomas and Great Saint James, U.S. Virgin Islands. There is no sign of oil pollution leaking from the vessel...

Coast Guard searches for overdue kayaker off of Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands

USCG file photoSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews are searching Saturday for an overdue kayaker in waters off of Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Overdue is David Sullivan, 43, a resident of Saint John, who departed Hansen Bay in Saint John at 10 a.m. Friday and failed to return four hours later when he was expected to arrive. Sullivan reportedly is a strong swimmer, he was not wearing...