Coast Guard rescues man after catamaran capsizes near Pine Key Island

Coast Guard rescues man after catamaran capsizes near Pine Key Island
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water after his 16-foot catamaran capsized one mile southeast of Pine Key Island, Saturday. Rescued was Robert Snowflack, 60. The mariner was taken to Apollo Beach Marina without medical concerns. While responding to another potential search and rescue case in the area, a Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Longport, N.J.

Coast Guard rescues kayaker near Longport, N.J.
Members of Coast Guard Station Atlantic City, New Jersey rescued a kayaker from the water April 08, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard curtesy photo provided by Margate City Fire Department) LONGPORT, N.J.— The Coast Guard rescued a kayaker who was in distress off the coast of Longport, New Jersey Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders received a call from Egg Harbor Township 911 dispatch...

Coast Guard warns of cold water hazards following rescue in Hampton, NH

Coast Guard warns of cold water hazards following rescue in Hampton, NH
Warmer spring temperatures don’t always mean warmer water temperatures. Boaters are advised to dress for the water temperatures, not the weather.  (U.S. Coast Guard graphic by Petty Officer 2nd Class Cory J. Mendenhall) BOSTON – The Coast Guard and Hampton Fire Department responded to a disabled and adrift jet ski off of Hampton Beach, Wednesday evening. At approximately 7:45 p.m., responders...

Coast Guard conducts medevac 113 miles southeast of Cape Cod

Coast Guard conducts medevac 113 miles southeast of Cape Cod
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File PhotoBOSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured fisherman 113 miles southeast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Wednesday. At approximately 3:34 p.m., Coast Guard District One watchstanders received notification from a crewmember of the commercial fishing vessel Motivation, home-ported in Cape May, New Jersey, reporting a 50-year-old crewmember...

Coast Guard concludes search for 2 missing teens near Saint Inigoes

Coast Guard concludes search for 2 missing teens near Saint Inigoes
Coast Guard file photo BALTIMORE, Md. — The Coast Guard concluded their search for two teen boys reported missing Tuesday. The teens were located near Coles Point, Virginia in Northumberland County by local law enforcement. “The Coast Guard often relies on existing partnerships with law enforcement to conduct searches close to shore and at sea,” said Lt. Luke Harr, the Sector Maryland-National...

Coast Guard searching for 2 missing teenagers near Saint Inigoes

Coast Guard searching for 2 missing teenagers near Saint Inigoes
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo. BALTIMORE, Md. — The Coast Guard is searching for two teenagers reported missing in the vicinity of Saint Inigoes on the Potomac River, Tuesday. Missing are: Vladimir Clark, a 15-year-old male described as 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing approximately 135-pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Jesse Oleg, a 13-year-old...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from aground vessel near Fort Morgan

Coast Guard rescues 3 from aground vessel near Fort Morgan
NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued three people Friday from an aground sailboat near Fort Morgan, Alabama. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a call from Baldwin County Emergency Communications Center at 7:37 p.m. Thursday reporting an aground 47-foot sailboat beset by severe weather and without power with three people aboard. The watchstanders directed the launch of a Coast...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Aransas Bay

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Aransas Bay
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi Dolphin helicopter file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing boater near Aransas Bay, Texas. A body matching the description of the missing boater was located by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. On Friday, Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a report from...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Port Mansfield, Texas

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Port Mansfield, Texas
Coast Guard Station South Padre Island 33-Foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard and partner agency crews are searching for a missing boater near Port Mansfield, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a report at 2:20 a.m. from Customs and Border Protection stating a paddleboat capsized...