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...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan, partner agencies respond to overturned vessel

Coast Guard, good Samaritan, partner agencies respond to overturned vessel
MANASQUAN INLET, N.J. — The Coast Guard, good Samaritans and local partner agencies responded to an overturned vessel with seven people aboard Friday in Manasquan Inlet. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet received a call at approximately 1:30 p.m., via marine radio Channel 16 of an overturned pontoon vessel in Manasquan Inlet. A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Station Manasquan...

Coast Guard rescues jet skier in Manasquan Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard rescues jet skier in Manasquan Inlet, NJ
A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Air Station Atlantic City poses for a photo after rescuing a jet skier who fell overboard in Manasquan Inlet, N.J., Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Chris Powell) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard rescued a jet skier who fell overboard Sunday in Manasquan Inlet near Point Pleasant Beach. A helicopter crew from Coast...

Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay holds 2 groundbreaking ceremonies in New Jersey

Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay holds 2 groundbreaking ceremonies in New Jersey
The Coast Guard held a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday, May 28, 2015, at Station Atlantic City. Mortensen Construction plans to build a boat maintenance facility that can withstand a 500-year flood event. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Nick Ameen Philadelphia – Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay, headquartered here, held two groundbreaking ceremonies Thursday in New Jersey. The...

Coast Guard responds to sinking fishing boat east of Manasquan Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard responds to sinking fishing boat east of Manasquan Inlet, NJ
Coast Guard File Photo by Petty Officer Allyson E. Taylor PHILADELPHIA —The Coast Guard is responding to a fishing boat that is taking on water Sunday 20 miles east of Manasquan Inlet, New Jersey. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders received a report from a good Samaritan aboard the fishing boat Nemesis at 12:20 p.m. that the fishing boat Navigator was taking on water. An MH-65 Dolphin...

Coast Guard responding to boat aground near Manasquan Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard responding to boat aground near Manasquan Inlet, NJ
The 77-foot commercial fishing vessel, Capt. Gavin, aground Wednesday, April 8, 2015, in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard is responding to a fishing boat aground Wednesday in Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey. A crewmember aboard the 77-foot fishing boat, Capt. Gavin, homeported in Atlantic City, contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware...