Coast Guard rescues swimmer in distress off Belmar, NJ

Coast Guard rescues swimmer in distress off Belmar, NJ
A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet, N.J. File Photo by Auxiliarist David Lau PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water off the coast of Belmar, New Jersey, Saturday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified at about 5:15...

Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet holds ribbon cutting ceremony

Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet holds ribbon cutting ceremony
The official party cuts the ribbon to officially open the new boat house maintenance facility at Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet September 8, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David Micallef MANASQUAN INLET, NJ — The Coast Guard hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the completion of a new facility for Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet Friday. The new facility provides...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman off Manasquan Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman off Manasquan Inlet, NJ
Coast Guard 29-Foot Response Boat-Small File Photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a fisherman suffering chest pains approximately five-miles off Manasquan Inlet, New Jersey, today. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified via radio, of a 49-year old man aboard a fishing boat, who was reportedly suffering shortness of breath and chest pains at 2:30 p.m. A 29-foot Response...

Coast Guard suspends search for swimmer off Point Pleasant Beach, NJ

Coast Guard suspends search for swimmer off Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet, N.J. File Photo by Auxiliarist David Lau PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard suspended its search for a swimmer off Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey. The Coast Guard began searching after Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders in Philadelphia were notified by the Point Pleasant Beach Police Department of a missing 24-year-old...

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Point Pleasant Beach, NJ

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet, N.J. U.S. Coast Guard File Photo by Auxiliarist David Lau PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard is searching for a swimmer who reportedly went missing off Point Pleasant Beach, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified by the Point Pleasant Beach Police Department at about 2:27 a.m. of a 24-year-old white...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer off Bradley Beach, N.J.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer off Bradley Beach, N.J.
PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard has suspended their search for a missing swimmer off Bradley Beach, N.J, at 7:55 p.m. Sunday. The multi-agency search efforts covered 248-square miles, and involved the Bradley Police Department, Belmar Water Rescue Team and the New Jersey State Police. The Coast Guard began their search for the 31-year old man, when they were notified of a swimmer who was swept out...

Multi-agency search for missing swimmer off Bradley Beach, N.J.

Multi-agency search for missing swimmer off Bradley Beach, N.J.
PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard, state and local agencies are searching for a missing swimmer off of Bradley Beach, New Jersey. The Coast Guard was notified of a 31-year old man who reportedly was swept out to sea while swimming on Saturday, at approximately 7 p.m. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay launched an MH-65 Dolphin search and rescue helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard medevacs diver from Point Pleasant, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs diver from Point Pleasant, NJ
PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a diver reportedly suffering decompression sickness symptoms from Point Pleasant, New Jersey, to Philadelphia Saturday afternoon. The Coast Guard was initially notified by a man aboard the 35-foot fishing boat Bluefin that a diver was reportedly suffering decompression sickness symptoms approximately 30 minutes after a dive about 15 miles offshore. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs boater near Brielle, N.J.

Coast Guard medevacs boater near Brielle, N.J.
MANASQUAN, N.J. – The Coast Guard medevaced a boater who was reportedly injured when a recreational vessel carrying two people ran aground near the Brielle railroad bridge Sunday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay dispatched a 29-foot response boat-small crew from Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet after receiving a distress call from a good Samaritan at about 12 p.m. The...