Coast Guard responds to vessel collision near Clearwater Beach

Coast Guard responds to vessel collision near Clearwater Beach
A Coast Guard Station Sand Key rescue crew assists two people aboard a 18-foot vessel Oct. 7, 2021 after they experienced a collision near Clearwater Beach, Florida. The three people were then transferred to awaiting emergency medical professionals. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard responded to a collision between two vessels near Clearwater Beach, Florida, Thursday. A...

Coast Guard assists 5 after collision near Port O’Connor, Texas

Coast Guard assists 5 after collision near Port O'Connor, Texas
The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Pelican tows a disabled 84-foot fishing boat after a vessel collision 15 miles off Port O’Connor, Texas, July 26, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Coast Guard Cutter Pelican) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted five crew members aboard an 84-foot fishing vessel near Port O’Connor, Texas, Monday. At approximately 9 p.m., Coast Guard Sector/Air...

Coast Guard transfers injured boaters after collision in Tampa Bay

Coast Guard transfers injured boaters after collision in Tampa Bay
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg boat crew transferred five injured and one additional boater after a boat collision in Tampa Bay Jan. 23, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo.) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard transferred six injured boaters after a boat collision in Tampa Bay Saturday. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew transferred the boaters...

Coast Guard assists 7 people after boat collision near Fort Pierce

Coast Guard assists 7 people after boat collision near Fort Pierce
A 29-foot vessel collided with a 30-foot vessel, Jan.20, 2021, 13 miles east of Fort Pierce, Florida. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) Miami — A Coast Guard Station Fort Pierce crew assisted seven people after their vessels collided and began taking on water, Wednesday, approximately 13 miles east of Fort Pierce. A Coast Guard Station Fort Pierce 45-foot Response Boat—Medium boat crew embarked the seven...

Coast Guard searching for a man near Bear Cut, Key Biscayne

Coast Guard searching for a man near Bear Cut, Key Biscayne
Coast Guard Cutter Cochito file photo by Joseph P. Cirone, USCGAUX MIAMI — The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for a 33-year-old male in the water after two boats collided Monday near Bear Cut, Key Biscayne. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a report at approximately 7:30 p.m. Monday of a collision between two vessels with one person in the water near Bear Cut. A Coast...

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

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...