25 passengers, crew rescued from vessel taking on water near San Clemente Island

25 passengers, crew rescued from vessel taking on water near San Clemente Island
Twenty passengers are rescued by the Coast Guard Cutter Sockeye’s crew after the charter fishing vessel Truline began taking on water south of San Clemente Island, March 19, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo/released) SAN DIEGO – The Coast Guard coordinated the rescue of 25 passengers and crew after their vessel began taking on water near San Clemente Island, Sunday. At 2:51 a.m., Sunday, watchstanders...

Coast Guard ends search for missing boater west of Mission Bay

Coast Guard ends search for missing boater west of Mission Bay
SAN DIEGO – The Coast Guard has ended its search for a missing boater after he was found safe, Wednesday. While watching news reports of the search for Garret Ferguson, a nurse at Scripps Mercy Hospital, in San Diego, recognized Ferguson as one of their patients. Upon verification that it was him, all search efforts were ended. Ferguson, 36, was presumed missing after an empty vessel was found approximately...

Coast Guard searching for possible missing boater west of Mission Bay

Coast Guard searching for possible missing boater west of Mission Bay
SAN DIEGO – The Coast Guard is searching for a possible missing boater after an empty vessel was found approximately one mile west of Mission Bay, in San Diego, yesterday. Missing is Garrett Ferguson, 36, from Huntington Beach, California. His identification was left aboard the abandoned six-foot dingy. At approximately 11:50 a.m. yesterday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s...

Coast Guard medevacs 50-year-old man from cruise ship Carnival Inspiration

Coast Guard medevacs 50-year-old man from cruise ship Carnival Inspiration
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 50-year-old man approximately 27 miles southwest of San Diego, Sunday. At approximately 7 p.m. Sunday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego received a report from the crew of cruise ship Carnival Inspiration stating that a male passenger was experiencing heart-attack like symptoms. The Coast Guard duty flight surgeon recommended that the...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman in La Jolla

Coast Guard suspends search for missing fisherman in La Jolla
A capsized 25-foot boat rests on the rocks at Windansea Beach, in La Jolla, San Diego on November 10, 2016.(U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Joel Guzman) SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard has suspended its active search, pending further developments, at 5:24 p.m., Thursday, for a missing fisherman off the coast of La Jolla, California. Multiple rescue crews searched more than 204 square...

Coast Guard searching for missing fisherman in La Jolla

Coast Guard searching for missing fisherman in La Jolla
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing man after the vessel he and four others were in capsized in the surf at Windansea Beach, in La Jolla, Wednesday. Anyone with any information about the missing or rescued men are asked to contact the Coast Guard’s Joint Harbor Operations Center at 619-278-7033. At approximately 6 p.m. Wednesday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San...

Coast Guard assists 3 boaters 12 miles southwest of Point Loma

Coast Guard assists 3 boaters 12 miles southwest of Point Loma
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard assisted three boaters after their vessel began taking on water 12 miles southwest of Point Loma, Tuesday. At approximately 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center received a notification from a 26-foot pleasure craft reporting that there were three persons on board and the vessel was taking on water. A...

Coast Guard medevacs 81-year-old woman from cruise ship 33 miles west of La Jolla

Coast Guard medevacs 81-year-old woman from cruise ship 33 miles west of La Jolla
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medically evacuated an 81-year-old woman approximately 33 miles west of La Jolla, California, Monday. At approximately 9 p.m. Monday, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector San Diego received a report from the crew of cruise ship Carnival Imagination stating that a female passenger was experiencing heart-attack like symptoms. The Coast Guard duty flight surgeon recommended...

Coast Guard interdicts 11 migrants during 2 incidents west of San Diego

Coast Guard interdicts 11 migrants during 2 incidents west of San Diego
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard, in coordination with the San Diego Regional Coordinating Mechanism, interdicted 11 suspected migrants during two separate incidents off the coast of San Diego Tuesday and Wednesday. At approximately 7 p.m., Tuesday, watchstanders from the Joint Harbor Operations Center at Coast Guard Sector San Diego spotted a 35-foot vessel in U.S. waters suspected to be operating...