Coast Guard medevacs 52-year-old who jumped 60 feet from Rock Creek Falls

Coast Guard medevacs 52-year-old who jumped 60 feet from Rock Creek Falls
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 helicopter file photo ASTORIA, Ore. – A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a 52-year-old man who reportedly jumped 60 feet from the top of a waterfall at Rock Creek Falls, Wednesday. A Coast Guard Air Station Astoria crew aboard an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter hoisted the man and transported him to the Oregon Health & Science University Hospital trauma...

Coast Guard searching for mariner in Chesapeake Bay, VA

Coast Guard searching for mariner in Chesapeake Bay, VA
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing man Thursday near Cherrystone Inlet in Chesapeake Bay. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Cape Charles in Cape Charles were notified at 4 p.m. by a good Samaritan that a 27-foot Carolina Skiff had capsized with three persons aboard. The good Samaritan rescued two of the mariners but the third remained missing. The missing mariner is reported...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue six people from overturned catamaran

USCG 45 foot RBM file photoST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued six people from an overturned catamaran in the vicinity of the fairway anchorage at the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg received a report at 7:51 p.m., via VHF channel 16 from personnel aboard the motor vessel Regal Star that they observed a life raft...