Coast Guard rescues 4 from boat taking on water

Coast Guard rescues 4 from boat taking on water
The Coast Guard rescues four people from a boat that was taking on water approximately 18 miles southwest of Dauphin Island, Alabama, August 5, 2017.  Photo courtesy of Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued four people from a boat that was taking on water approximately 18 miles southwest of Dauphin Island, Alabama, Saturday. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard ends search for missing 17-year-old

Coast Guard ends search for missing 17-year-old
USCG MH-65 File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The 17-year-old male who was reported missing near Mobile Bay, Alabama, was located safely by the Coast Guard, Wednesday. A Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew recovered the missing person, Parker Morgan, at 6:27 a.m. after a Good Samaritan located him on Little Sand Island, Mobile, Alabama. The boat crew towed the personal watercraft...

Coast Guard searching for 17-year-old male near Mobile Bay

Coast Guard searching for 17-year-old male near Mobile Bay
USCG File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is searching for a 17-year-old male reported in the northeastern portion of Mobile Bay, Alabama, Wednesday. Missing is Parker Morgan. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a notification of a distress call via cell phone at 8:54 p.m. Tuesday explaining that Morgan was on a 2017 red and blue jet ski that had run aground and become disabled south...

Coast Guard ends search for two people in Mobile Bay

Coast Guard ends search for two people in Mobile Bay
USCG MH-65 File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard ended its search for two people in the water north of Mobile Bay, Alabama, after their bodies were recovered Thursday. Daphne Search and Rescue’s dive team located the bodies of Leo and Frank Scott and transferred them to shore where they were positively identified as the missing individuals. Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at 1:00...

Coast Guard medevacs 58-year-old man near Dauphin Island

Coast Guard medevacs 58-year-old man near Dauphin Island
USCG File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard medevaced a man from 12 nautical miles south of Dauphin Island, Alabama, Wednesday. Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island watchstanders received a call at 5:55 p.m. reporting a 58-year-old man suffering heart attack-like symptoms. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders directed the launch of a Station Dauphin Island 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew at...

Coast Guard searching for two people in the water

Coast Guard searching for two people in the water
USCG File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is searching for two people in the water of north Mobile Bay, Alabama, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at 1:00 p.m. from a mariner who witnessed his 52-year-old male cousin and 82-year-old uncle fall overboard after their boat capsized due to the weather. Involved in the search are: Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island 29-foot Response...

Coast Guard rescues 4 people near Dauphin Island

Coast Guard rescues 4 people near Dauphin Island
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued four survivors from a capsized vessel near Dauphin Island, Alabama, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at 11:18 a.m. of a capsized vessel with four people aboard including two children in Katrina Cut on the north side of the Intracoastal Waterway. Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island launched a 29-foot Response Boat-Small boat crew, and Coast Guard...

Coast Guard ends search for missing kayaker near Dauphin Island

Coast Guard ends search for missing kayaker near Dauphin Island
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard concluded its search for the missing kayaker near Dauphin Island, Alabama, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call and confirmed that the owner of the kayaker was safe and had lost his kayak. Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call from a mariner at 10:48 a.m. Monday reporting a green kayak with personal effects aboard in view of Dauphin...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Dauphin Island

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Dauphin Island
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water near Dauphin Island, Alabama, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a call from a mariner at 10:48 a.m. reporting a green kayak with personal effects aboard in view of Dauphin Island parkway. Watchstanders launched a Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew at 11:03 a.m. and a Coast...