Coast Guard suspends search for man in Delaware River

Coast Guard suspends search for man in Delaware River
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard Station Philadelphia 25-foot Response Boat-Small file photo PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a man in the Delaware River near Hawk Island. The Coast Guard began searching along with crews from the Philadelphia Marine Police, New Jersey State Police, Philadelphia...

Coast Guard searching for man in Delaware River

Coast Guard searching for man in Delaware River
Coast Guard Station Philadelphia 25-foot Response Boat-Small file photo PHILADELPHIA—The Coast Guard and others are searching for a man in the Delaware River near Hawk Island, New Jersey. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Command Center in Philadelphia received initial notification at about 5:40 p.m. Monday that several people in the water required assistance in the vicinity of...

Coast Guard medevacs man 65 miles off Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs man 65 miles off Atlantic City, NJ
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a 51-year-old man approximately 65 miles off Atlantic City, New Jersey, Sunday. A crew member aboard the fishing vessel Settler notified watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay of a 51-year-old man aboard having difficulty breathing. Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders launched...

Coast Guard medevacs disoriented man from grounded boat near Little Egg Inlet

Coast Guard medevacs disoriented man from grounded boat near Little Egg Inlet
USCG MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a diabetic man, who had become disoriented and grounded his boat near Little Egg Inlet, Saturday. The man’s daughter contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay and reported that her father was disoriented on the rocks near Golden Nugget Hotel and possibly required insulin. The watchstanders issued...

Coast Guard medevacs man 35 miles east of Manasquan Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs man 35 miles east of Manasquan Inlet, NJ
Coast Guard Cutter Sitkinak file photo PHILADELPHIA — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 36-year-old man suffering from a possible stroke aboard a fishing vessel approximately 35 miles east of Manasquan Inlet, New Jersey, Sunday evening. The captain aboard the fishing vessel contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay in Philadelphia at about 5:45 p.m. to request a medical evacuation. An...

Coast Guard rescues kayaker in Cape May Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard rescues kayaker in Cape May Inlet, NJ
29-foot Response Boat-Small U.S. Coast Guard file photo PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard rescued a man after his kayak capsized in the vicinity of Cape May Inlet, New Jersey, Sunday. A commercial fisherman contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay’s Command Center in Philadelphia, via VHF-FM radio channel 16 at 10:57 a.m., and reported seeing a person in the water and a capsized...

Coast Guard assists disabled fishing vessel 40 miles east of Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard assists disabled fishing vessel 40 miles east of Atlantic City, NJ
The Coast Guard Cutter Dolphin crew tows the 90-foot fishing vessel Margaret Rose to Cape May, New Jersey, April 2, 2018.   (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Master Chief Petty Officer Joseph Orlando) PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard assisted a disabled fishing vessel 40 miles east of Atlantic City, New Jersey, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified at about 10:30 p.m. via...

Coast Guard urges mariners to exercise caution as storm passes mid-Atlantic

Coast Guard urges mariners to exercise caution as storm passes mid-Atlantic
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard encourages mariners in the mid-Atlantic region to exercise caution as a storm system passes through the region late this afternoon into Tuesday morning. A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Weather Service report states the storm could bring potential sustained winds in excess of 30 miles-per-hour and seas up to or exceeding 10 feet. “Our...

Coast Guard suspends search for fishing vessel in distress off Barnegat, NJ

Coast Guard suspends search for fishing vessel in distress off Barnegat, NJ
47-foot Motor Lifeboat from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet, N.J. File Photo by Auxiliarist David Lau PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for the two-person crew of a fishing boat in distress approximately 40-miles off the coast of Barnegat, New Jersey, Friday. Coast Guard first responders searched 4,441 square-miles by sea and air for the crew of the Queen Ann’s...