Coast Guard rescues 2 jet skiers near Port Isabel, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 2 jet skiers near Port Isabel, Texas
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement file photo. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued two jet skiers near Port Isabel, Texas, Friday afternoon. During a routine patrol, A small boat crew from Coast Guard Station South Padre Island encountered two jet skiers and an overturned jet ski. Both people were rescued and taken to Sea Ranch Marina two miles east of Port Isabel...

Coast Guard rescues overdue jet skier in Fort Walton Beach Area

Coast Guard rescues overdue jet skier in Fort Walton Beach Area
USCG File Photo NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard rescued a person in the water near Fort Walton Beach, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report of an overdue 24-year-old male jet-skier at 10:49 p.m. The man was reported to have fallen in the water at approximately 8:00 p.m. Coast Guard Station Destin launched a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew, which located the male and transferred him...

Coast Guard rescues stranded jet skier from Abaco Islands

Coast Guard rescues stranded jet skier from Abaco Islands
A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew forward deployed to Great Inagua, Bahamas, rescues a stranded jet skier April 24, 2017, from Abaco Islands, Bahamas. MIAMI – A Coast Guard aircrew rescued a stranded jet skier Monday from Abaco Islands, Bahamas. Watch standers with the Coast Guard 7th District command center received a request for assistance from the Royal Bahamas...

Coast Guard rescues jet skier near Miami

Coast Guard rescues jet skier near Miami
MIAMI – The Coast Guard rescued a jet skier Friday 25 miles east of Miami. Watch standers with the Seventh Coast Guard District Command Center received a personal locating beacon (PLB) notification at 12:59 p.m. and directed the launch of a Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew. The rescue crew arrived on scene at 1:23 p.m., hoisted the jet skier and brought him to Jackson Memorial...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing jet skier

Coast Guard suspends search for missing jet skier
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard suspended its search efforts at 11:11 p.m. Saturday for a man who went missing near the Trenton boat ramp after he was ejected from a jet ski. Missing is Jesus Diaz Melendez, 26, of Trenton, New Jersey. The initial report came from the vessel A.J. Meerwald when the crew came upon a jet skier who stated he and Melendez ran aground while riding the jet ski, which ejected...

Coast Guard, local agencies search for man near Trenton boat ramp

Coast Guard, local agencies search for man near Trenton boat ramp
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard, Trenton Fire Dept. and New Jersey State Police Dept. are searching Saturday for a missing jet skier near the Trenton boat ramp. Missing is Jesus Diaz Melendez, 26, of Trenton, New Jersey. The crew of the vessel A.J. Meerwald came upon a jet skier who stated he and Melendez ran aground on the jet ski, which ejected both of them. Melendez couldn’t be located...

Coast Guard, partner agencies find missing jet skier near Dunedin (Fla.) Causway

Coast Guard, partner agencies find missing jet skier near Dunedin (Fla.) Causway
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.− The Coast Guard and partner agencies, with the help of Good Samaritans, found a missing jet skier in the vicinity of the Dunedin (Florida) Causeway, Thursday. Rescued was Wallistein Hopkins, 48, Clearwater. At 9:03 p.m. watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg received a 911 transfer call from Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office reporting a woman wearing a life...

Coast Guard locates female body in Napa River

Coast Guard locates female body in Napa River
SAN FRANCISCO – Wednesday, at approximately 10:30 p.m., the Coast Guard was notified of a missing jet skier on the Napa River. A Coast Guard rescue boat and helicopter were immediately dispatched to the area, as well as a Napa Sherriff’s Department boat and a California Highway Patrol helicopter.  Searching continued throughout the evening. At approximately 7:45 a.m., Thursday, a Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 4 jet skiers stranded in mud near Cape May County, NJ

Coast Guard rescues 4 jet skiers stranded in mud near Cape May County, NJ
The Coast Guard rescued two children and two adult jet skiers who were stranded in the mud Wednesday, July 1, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Nick Leiter) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard rescued two children and two adult jet skiers who were stranded in the mud Wednesday near Great Sound in Cape May County. A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City hoisted the four individuals...