Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Andrea Doria wreck; 7th death in 10 years

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Andrea Doria wreck; 7th death in 10 years
BOSTON — The Coast Guard suspended its search Wednesday for a 64-year-old diver who went missing Tuesday while diving near the Andrea Doria wreck, about 60 nautical miles southeast of Nantucket. “The primary goal of every man and woman who serves in the Coast Guard is to rescue those in need and save lives,” said Marcus Gherardi, chief of response at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England....

Coast Guard crews search for missing diver near Andrea Doria wreck

Coast Guard crews search for missing diver near Andrea Doria wreck
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a 64-year-old diver Wednesday who went missing while diving near the Andrea Doria wreck, about 60 nautical miles southeast of Nantucket. Crew aboard the commercial diving boat John Jack notified Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England watchstanders Tuesday at about 1 p.m. reporting the man did not resurface from his dive. A Coast Guard Air Station Cape...

Coast Guard search for missing diver south of Nantucket called off

BOSTON — Coast Guard search crews ended search efforts for a missing diver 48 miles south of Nantucket, Mass., July 24, 2011, after fellow divers located his body near the dive site. Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received a report of the missing 27-year-old male from the dive charter vessel John Jack at 8:30 a.m. The vessel was conducting recreational diving over the wreck of the Andrea...

Missing Divers Keep Coast Guard Busy

Missing divers are keeping the Coast Guard busy today on the east coast as these reports can attest. PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. — Two missing divers were found about 25 miles off Port Canaveral after a search that was launched just before noon Wednesday, the Coast Guard said. The missing divers were reported just a few hours into the start of the two-day lobster mini-season. Their conditions were not...