Coast Guard medevacs diver 26 miles northwest of Anclote River

Coast Guard medevacs diver 26 miles northwest of Anclote River
A Coast Guard Station Sand Key boatcrew medevacs a diver 26 miles northwest of Anclote River, Florida, Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 38-year-old diver 26 miles northwest of Anclote River, Thursday. Rescued was Nick Lichatz, 38. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a call at 12:33 p.m. via VHF-FM marine band...

Coast Guard medevacs unconscious diver 31 miles west of Naples, Florida

Coast Guard medevacs unconscious diver 31 miles west of Naples, Florida
A boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Fort Myers Beach medevacs a 26-year-old man from the 27-foot dive boat, Reel Cowboy, 31 miles west of Naples, Florida, Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. —The Coast Guard medevaced a 26-year-old man from a dive boat 31 miles west of Naples, Florida, Sunday. At 12:40 p.m. watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg...

Coast Guard medevacs diver near Lake Worth Inlet

Coast Guard medevacs diver near Lake Worth Inlet
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a woman Sunday from the commercial dive vessel, Deep Obsession, near Lake Worth Inlet, Florida. Coast Guard Sector Miami Command Center watchstanders received a call from the captain of the vessel at approximately 11:00 a.m. stating the passenger had received a laceration...

Coast Guard medevacs 31-year-old man from vessel near Santa Barbara Island

Coast Guard medevacs 31-year-old man from vessel near Santa Barbara Island
MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter from FOB Point Mugu file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sondra-Kay Kneen. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 31-year-old diver from a vessel near Santa Barbara Island, Tuesday. At approximately 11:03 a.m., a person aboard the 78-foot recreational sport fishing vessel, Alessa Leigh, contacted Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach reporting a 31-year-old...

Coast Guard medevacs diver 20-miles southeast of Fire Island

Coast Guard medevacs diver 20-miles southeast of Fire Island
NEW YORK – Crews from Coast Guard Station Fire Island and EMT personnel from Suffolk County conduct a medevac of a man in Babylon, New York, on August 26, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Fire Island) NEW YORK – A Coast Guard Station Fire Island boatcrew medevaced a diver Saturday afternoon, 20 miles southeast of the Fire Island Inlet. At approximately 1:15 p.m. a crewmember...

Coast Guard rescues missing diver off Florida Gulf Coast

Coast Guard rescues missing diver off Florida Gulf Coast
A boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Cortez, Florida, rescues a diver, Patrick L. Morgan, 10 miles west of Blackburn Bay, Florida, Friday, Aug. 25, 2017.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CORTEZ, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued a missing diver 10 miles west of Blackburn Bay, Friday. Rescued was Patrick L. Morgan, 47, from North Port. At 2:10 p.m. watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Cortez received a Sarasota...

Coast Guard medevacs diver off NC coast

Coast Guard medevacs diver off NC coast
WILMINGTON, N.C. — Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City personnel medevaced a diver off the North Carolina coast earlier Sunday. Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders in Wilmington received a report from crew members aboard the 25-foot diving boat Under Pressure that one diver had surfaced with shortness of breath and dizziness 35 miles south by southeast of Wilmington. An MH-60 Jayhawk...

Coast Guard medevacs diver near Murrells Inlet

Coast Guard medevacs diver near Murrells Inlet
US Coast Guard File Photo CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced a diver Friday near Murrells Inlet. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watch standers were notified by the dive boat Scuba Express of a male diver who was unresponsive. The Scuba Express was escorted into Murrells Inlet by Murrells Inlet-Garden City Fire Department where a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues stranded diver after more than 40 hours on Catalina Island

Coast Guard rescues stranded diver after more than 40 hours on Catalina Island
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard recued a 50-year-old male diver Friday at 7 a.m., after he was stranded for more than 40 hours on the backside of Catalina Island. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received a call at 10:45 p.m., Thursday, reporting that an individual aboard a 38-foot sailing vessel had departed Dana Point at 7 a.m., Wednesday, and was headed...