Coast Guard rescues 4 from water in Blackwater Sound near Key Largo

Coast Guard rescues 4 from water in Blackwater Sound near Key Largo
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Coast Guard Station Islamorada boatcrew prepares to rescue a family of four from the water Sunday, April 15, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Gabriel Kaczoroski MIAMI—The Coast Guard rescued four people from the water Sunday in Blackwater Sound near Key Largo. Rescued were Elvis...

Coast Guard rescues 2 swimmers from water near Port Everglades

Coast Guard rescues 2 swimmers from water near Port Everglades
A Coast Guard Station Fort Lauderdale boatcrew take a photo with two swimmers they rescued from the water Saturday, April 14, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Paul Paguaga MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued two swimmers from the water Saturday near the south jetty in Port Everglades. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Rescued...

Good Samaritan rescues man from vessel fire near North Oakland Bridge

Good Samaritan rescues man from vessel fire near North Oakland Bridge
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement file photo. MIAMI — A good Samaritan rescued a man from a vessel on fire near North Oakland Bridge, Sunday. The good Samaritan notified Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders at approximately 3:48 p.m., and reported he was able to rescue the man from the 23-foot white vessel on fire with no apparent injuries. Watchstanders directed the launch...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 6 people from the water near Conch Reef

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 6 people from the water near Conch Reef
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued six people from the water near Conch Reef, Saturday. A good Samaritan aboard the 25-foot center console, Quality Time, notified Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders at approximately 1:46 p.m. of a capsized 22-foot white center console with six people in the water. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard responds to downed aircraft, locate 2 people deceased

Coast Guard responds to downed aircraft, locate 2 people deceased
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard along with partner agencies located the remains of two people involved in a downed aircraft incident Saturday approximately 20 miles east of St. Lucie Inlet. The Miami Air Traffic Control Center notified Coast Guard 7th District watchstanders of a suspected downed aircraft at approximately 11:45 a.m. The pilot...

Coast Guard interdicts 5 migrants, 1 suspected smuggler near Jupiter, Florida

Coast Guard interdicts 5 migrants, 1 suspected smuggler near Jupiter, Florida
An 18-foot center console floats on the water approximately 15 miles east of Jupiter, Florida, Mar. 17, 2018. . US Coast Guard Photo. MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted five migrants and one suspected smuggler approximately 15 miles east of Jupiter Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew detected an 18-foot center console with its lights out at approximately 5...

Coast Guard rescues stranded boater off Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard rescues stranded boater off Saint John, U.S. Virgin Islands
Boat Forces Detachment St. Thomas 33-foot Special Purpose Craft–Law Enforcement file photo SAINT JOHN, U.S. Virgin Islands — A Coast Guard boat crew rescued a stranded boater Wednesday morning after the man’s 20-foot pleasure craft became disabled and was found washed up on the rocks on Steven Cay just off St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. “The whole crew did an exceptional job and the rescue...

Coast Guard, Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office rescue two people from water near Lake Worth Inlet

Coast Guard, Palm Beach Sheriff's Office rescue two people from water near Lake Worth Inlet
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement file photo. MIAMI — The Coast Guard and the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office rescued two people from the water near the Lake Worth Inlet, Tuesday. At 9:16 a.m., Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet received a notification from the Palm Beach Police Department of two people being swept into the water at the Lake Worth Inlet. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard suspends search for 59-year-old man near Key West

Coast Guard suspends search for 59-year-old man near Key West
USCG file photo KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended their search Tuesday at 7:42 p.m. for Robert McCabe, 59, missing in the vicinity of Lakes Passage near Key West. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Key West Command Center received a distress call from four people aboard a 27-foot cabin cruiser at 6:25 p.m. Sunday, reporting McCabe had fallen overboard. The watchstanders directed the launch...