Coast Guard rescues 1 after vessel capsizes in Lake Charles

Coast Guard rescues 1 after vessel capsizes in Lake Charles
A Coast Guard Station Lake Charles boat crew rescued a man from the water after his vessel capsized in Lake Charles, Louisiana, Sept. 22, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Lake Charles) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water after his vessel capsized on Lake Charles, Louisiana, Wednesday. Coast Guard Station Lake Charles watchstanders received notification at 4:14 p.m....

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 40 miles off Montauk, NY

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 40 miles off Montauk, NY
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo BOSTON — A Coast Guard crew medevaced a man from the commercial fishing vessel Shelby Ann approximately 40 miles southwest of Montauk, New York, Sunday evening. Watchstanders from the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center received notification on VHF radio channel 16 that a crewmember was struck by a stingray...

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from oil tanker off Sabine

Coast Guard medevacs crew member from oil tanker off Sabine
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dustin R. Williams HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 35-year-old male from a crude oil tanker 22 miles south of Sabine, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston command center watchstanders received a call at 10:36 p.m. from the anchored tanker Pacific Ruby stating that a crewman was exhibiting abnormal...

Coast Guard urges rip current caution to beachgoers along Gulf Coast

Coast Guard urges rip current caution to beachgoers along Gulf Coast
NEW ORLEANS The Coast Guard strongly urges beachgoers to be aware of rip current conditions after two cases this past weekend along the Gulf Coast.- In the first case Sector Mobile watchstanders diverted a Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew to assist three swimmers caught in a rip current just offshore Dauphin Island, Alabama, and rescued all three. The second...

Coast Guard rescues hiker from ravine in Olympic National Park

Coast Guard rescues hiker from ravine in Olympic National Park
Coast Guard Air Station Astoria MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo courtesy of Grays County Fire Department SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued a missing hiker from a ravine late Sunday near Six Mile trail in the southeast area of Olympic National Park. Rescued was Jerren Fisher, 26. Fisher entered the park on Sept. 8 and was missing for a week. An Olympic National Park search and rescue team located...

Coast Guard rescues 3 swimmers near Dauphin Island, Alabama

Coast Guard rescues 3 swimmers near Dauphin Island, Alabama
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued three swimmers caught in a rip current Sunday near Dauphin Island, Alabama. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a phone call at 2:19 p.m. from a good Samaritan of three swimmers caught in a rip current just offshore. Watchstanders diverted a Coast Guard Station Dauphin Island 45-foot Response Boat-Medium...

Coast Guard ends search for 9-year-old boy near Panama City

Coast Guard ends search for 9-year-old boy near Panama City
USCG MH-65 File Photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard ended its search for a missing 9-year-old boy Sunday who was last seen swimming near Gulf Resort Beach in Panama City, Florida. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission divers recovered a body matching the boy’s description. Coast Guard Sector Mobile watchstanders received a notification at approximately 7 p.m. Saturday from Bay County...

Coast Guard rescues 3 people near Molasses Reef

Coast Guard rescues 3 people near Molasses Reef
MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Islamorada boat crew rescued three people aboard a 19-foot vessel taking on water, Sunday, near Molasses Reef. The mariners were safely returned to Homeowners Park by the Islamorada boat crew and reported in good health. Coast Guard Station Islamorada boat crew contacted Sector Key West watchstanders at approximately 1:40 p.m., reporting a 19-foot green and white vessel...

Coast Guard rescues 6 from boat crash near Ham Island, N.J.

Coast Guard rescues 6 from boat crash near Ham Island, N.J.
The Coast Guard, and the Beach Haven Volunteer Fire Department rescued six boaters after their 30-foot white pleasure craft struck a fixed aid to navigation in the vicinity of Ham Island, Sept. 19, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) BEACH HAVEN, N.J. – The Coast Guard, and the Beach Haven Volunteer Fire Department rescued six boaters after their 30-foot white pleasure craft struck a fixed aid to...