Coast Guard ends search for man missing in Lake Ontario

CLEVELAND – U.S. Coast Guard crews have ended their search of Lake Ontario for a missing crewmember of a Canadian-flagged freighter at about 2:30 p.m., Oct. 21, 2010. Coast Guard crews searched for about 25 continuous hours, over an area of about 3,150 square miles, before suspending the search. “The Coast Guard suspends a search and rescue case when a missing person cannot be located and only...

U.S. and Canadian Coast Guard crews search for missing freighter crewmember in Lake Ontario

CLEVELAND – U.S. Coast Guard rescue crews are searching this evening for a missing crewmember from a Canadian-flagged 710-foot freighter transiting Lake Ontario, Oct. 20, 2010. The crew of the Canadian Provider contacted the Coast Guard at about 1:30 p.m. and reported the Nova Scotian crewmember, Gary Carlton, 59, missing. Coast Guard rescue crews aboard 47-foot Motor Life Boats from Stations Oswego,...