Coast Guard medevacs 35-year-old man off Bermuda coast

Coast Guard medevacs 35-year-old man off Bermuda coast
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 35-year-old man Tuesday morning. The man suffered injuries from a fall off the fourth deck of his vessel. The captain of the Finesse, a 455-foot ship, contacted Coast Guard 5th District Command Center watchstanders at approximately 4 p.m. Monday reporting a member aboard the Finesse suffered head trauma and a possible broken leg and arm. Fifth District...

Coast Guard searching for overdue Canadian boater off Bermuda

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is searching the Atlantic Ocean approximately 300 miles northeast of Bermuda for a sailor aboard a 35-foot sailboat after he was reported overdue, Monday. Overdue is Sergei Morozov aboard the vessel Hikari of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Morozov’s daughter notified the Coast Guard via e-mail after she had received a message from her father, relayed by the crew aboard...

Coast Guard, AMVER search for missing sailor off Bermuda

PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard and commercial ships are searching the Atlantic Ocean approximately 184 miles southwest of Bermuda for a 30-year-old man reported missing from aboard the Greek flagged merchant vessel, MSC Tuscany, Wednesday Coast Guard watchstanders received notification from Rescue Coordination Center Bermuda, relayed from the MSC Tuscany, at 5:27 p.m. The MSC Tuscany’s...

Coast Guard to medevac crewmember from Greek merchant vessel off Bermuda

USCG C-130 File PhotoELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – The Coast Guard is preparing to rescue the injured 2nd mate of the Greek flagged merchant vessel Aegean Angel approximately 500 miles northeast of Bermuda Friday. Coast Guard watchstanders at the Coast Guard 5th District were contacted Friday morning by the Minister of Citizen protection in Greece, who was requesting assistance in the rescue. During...