Coast Guard responds to vessel collision 20 miles southeast of Oahu

Coast Guard responds to vessel collision 20 miles southeast of Oahu
Coast Guard Cutter Kittiwake file photo HONOLULU — The Coast Guard responded to a collision of two vessels approximately 20 miles southeast of Oahu, Wednesday. Commercial fishing vessel, Helen, reportedly collided with the Italian-flagged Liquid Propane Gas tanker, Pertusola, carrying 2,300 metric tons of propane. At 1:52 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Honolulu watchstanders received a report from the...

Coast Guard responds to boat collision, assists 4 injured

Coast Guard responds to boat collision, assists 4 injured
24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photo. OCEAN CITY, Md. — The Coast Guard responded to a boat collision that injured four passengers aboard two vessels on Sinepuxent Bay near the Marsh Harbor Marina in Ocean City, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Ocean City received the initial report of the accident from a good Samaritan at 5:20 p.m. A 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow...

Coast Guard responding to collision on Houston Ship Channel near Bayport, Texas

Coast Guard responding to collision on Houston Ship Channel near Bayport, Texas
HOUSTON — A unified command has been established to respond to a collision on the Houston Ship Channel at Light 71-74 between a 755-foot tanker and a tug pushing two barges near Bayport, Texas, Friday. The unified command consists of the Coast Guard, Texas General Land Office and Kirby Inland Marine. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report that the tanker Genesis River...

Coast Guard responds to vessel collision with 4 people in the water

Coast Guard responds to vessel collision with 4 people in the water
45-foot RB-M. U.S. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Henry G. Dunphy. NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard responded to a report of four people in the water after two vessels collided near Baptiste Collette Bayou, Louisiana, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a notification at 10:45 a.m. of a vessel collision between a 40-foot commercial deck boat with eight...

Coast Guard medevacs 3 after collision near Port O’Connor

Coast Guard medevacs 3 after collision near Port O'Connor
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced three boaters after a collision near Port O’Connor, Texas, Friday evening. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a distress call from the owner of a 38-foot pleasure craft stating his boat had been involved in a collision that resulted in...

Coast Guard assists 4 boaters after collision near Port Canaveral

Coast Guard assists 4 boaters after collision near Port Canaveral
USCG File Photo JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard assisted four boaters Sunday after a commercial fishing vessel and recreation boat collided 2 miles east of Port Canaveral. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watch standers received a call from a members aboard the 48-foot fishing vessel Joyce Marie at 3:30 p.m. stating its outrigger and a 25-foot boat collided. A Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard responds to collision off Block Island, Rhode Island

Coast Guard responds to collision off Block Island, Rhode Island
  The yacht, Lucia, sinks about 10 miles east of Block Island, Rhode Island Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) BOSTON — The Coast Guard is responding to a vessel collision Tuesday about 10 miles east of Block Island, Rhode Island. The captain of the 40-foot lobster boat, Squeeze Play, used a VHF radio to contact Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England watchstanders and report...

1 dead, 1 injured after boat collision near Barnegat Light, NJ

1 dead, 1 injured after boat collision near Barnegat Light, NJ
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard medevaced three people after a boat collision took place near Barnegat Light Sunday afternoon. One person was confirmed deceased by the New Jersey State Police Department. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received notification from a good Samaritan reporting a boat collision in the Oyster Creek Channel at about 2:20 p.m. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

1 dead, 2 injured in boat collision near Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg

1 dead, 2 injured in boat collision near Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg
Members of local first response agencies and Coast Guardsmen at Station St. Petersburg, Florida, respond to a vessel collision, May 27, 2016, in St. Petersburg.U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley Johnson. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — One person was killed and two people were injured when two boats collided near Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg, Friday evening. One person was cofirmed...