Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel

Coast Guard responds to capsized vessel
NEW ORELANS – The Coast Guard is responding to a capsized vessel on the Lower Mississippi River near Donaldsonville, Louisiana, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at 9:30 p.m. that the towing vessel Vincent J Eymard capsized near mile marker 175 on the Lower Mississippi River. The crew departed the vessel onto the towing vessel Ellysa with no reported injuries. The...

Coast Guard assists in response to 1 missing and sunken towboat

Coast Guard assists in response to 1 missing and sunken towboat
St. Louis – The Coast Guard is responding to the report of a missing person and capsized vessel in the Upper Mississippi River, Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Upper Mississippi River received the report Sunday at a approximately 7:30 p.m of a capsized towing vessel at mile marker 173 on the Upper Mississippi River. Reports state three people were aboard the towboat and that two were...

Coast Guard, Wash. Fish & Wildlife assist capsized vessel off of Neah Bay

USCG file photoNEAH BAY, Wash. – Coast Guard, Wash. Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, and a good Samaritan assisted the passengers of a capsized vessel near Mushroom Rock, approximately five nautical miles off of Neah Bay, Thursday at approximately 10:30 a.m. Coast Guard Station Neah Bay received a call via channel 16 from a good Samaritan advising that he was near Mushroom Rock towing a vessel...