Unified Command responds to sunken vessel

Unified Command responds to sunken vessel
NEW ORLEANS – A Unified Command has been established in response to a vessel sinking at mile marker 940 along the Mississippi River near Columbus, Kentucky, Monday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The UC consists of the Coast Guard, Ingram Barge Company, Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection, and the Missouri Department...

Coast Guard, agency partners respond to sunken vessel in Seattle

Coast Guard, agency partners respond to sunken vessel in Seattle
The 60-foot pleasure craft that surrounded by oil containment boom and absorbent pads after it sunk at Fisherman’s Terminal in Seattle, Sept. 17, 2016.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. j.g. Madeline Ede. SEATTLE — Coast Guard, Seattle Fire Department, Seattle Police Harbor Patrol and Washington State Department of Ecology crews responded to a 60-foot pleasure craft that sunk at Fisherman’s...

Neches River restricted due to sunken boat

Neches River restricted due to sunken boat
PORT ARTHUR, Texas — Vessel traffic on the Neches River is restricted as a result of a shrimp boat that sank Monday morning. At approximately 3 a.m., the Captain Kevin sank in the Neches River, causing oil sheen and one minor injury. The vessel is currently located approximately 1500 feet from the end of the channel and 100 feet from the west side of the jetty. The Coast Guard has established a safety...

Coast Guard crews monitor sunken vessel in Ilwaco Channel, Wash.

Coast Guard crews monitor sunken vessel in Ilwaco Channel, Wash.
SEATTLE — Coast Guard incident management crews are monitoring a sunken fishing vessel for pollution and hazard to navigation concerns in the Ilwaco Channel near Ilwaco, Wash., Saturday. There is a potential of 500 gallons of diesel fuel aboard the vessel. At 5:38 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Columbia River in Warrenton, Ore., received a report from a good Samaritan via VHF-FM channel...

Coast Guard responds to sunken vessel at Norfolk marina

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is investigating a sunken boat at a marina located near the 4300 block of Colley Avenue in Norfolk, Monday. Norfolk Fire Rescue notified the Coast Guard at 9:45 a.m. that the 40-foot boat was partially submerged and releasing a sheen from residual oil products aboard. Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads deployed personnel from the incident management division to assess...

Coast Guard monitors sunken vessel near Clallum Bay, Wash.

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard is monitoring the salvage of the sunken fishing vessel North Pass near Clallum Bay, Wash., Friday.

Coast Guard responds to sunken vessel at Little Creek Marina

NORFOLK, Va. – Coast Guard and Norfolk Fire Rescue crews responded to a report of a sunken vessel at Little Creek Marina this morning.

Coast Guard Monitoring Sunken Boat Near Key West

KEY WEST, Fla. – The Coast Guard continues to monitor the salvage of the Miranda II after the vessel experienced an engine fire Wednesday near the Channel 5 bridge between Craig Key, Fla. and Fiesta Key, Fla.

Coast Guard responds to pollution in Yaquina Bay, Ore.

NEWPORT, Ore. – The Coast Guard is responding to a pollution incident from a sunken fishing vessel in Yaquina Bay, Ore., Sunday.