Coast Guard searching for 2 missing teenagers near Saint Inigoes

Coast Guard searching for 2 missing teenagers near Saint Inigoes
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo. BALTIMORE, Md. — The Coast Guard is searching for two teenagers reported missing in the vicinity of Saint Inigoes on the Potomac River, Tuesday. Missing are: Vladimir Clark, a 15-year-old male described as 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing approximately 135-pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Jesse Oleg, a 13-year-old...

Coast Guard, Navy combine efforts to medevac ill mariner to Bermuda

Coast Guard, Navy combine efforts to medevac ill mariner to Bermuda
A MH-60T helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City lands on the deck of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24), March 20, 2021. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class John D. Bellino) PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard, Navy and good Samaritan vessels combined efforts to medevac a tanker ship crewmember to Bermuda on Friday. Rescue...

Cutter Seneca crewmembers return home following 42-day Mid-Atlantic patrol

Cutter Seneca crewmembers return home following 42-day Mid-Atlantic patrol
Coast Guard Cutter Seneca in the Mid-Atlantic.  U.S. Coast Guard file photo. PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Seneca returned to their homeport in Portsmouth, after a 42-day Mid-Atlantic patrol on March 13, 2021. The ship’s law enforcement teams boarded commercial fishing vessels from the coast of New Jersey to Florida in support of the Coast Guard’s mission of protecting...

Coast Guard assists 4 mariners from vessel taking on water near Oregon Inlet, N.C.

Coast Guard assists 4 mariners from vessel taking on water near Oregon Inlet, N.C.
Coast Guard Station Oregon Inlet 47-Foot Motor Lifeboat file photo ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — The Coast Guard assisted four mariners after their vessel began to take on water in the vicinity of Oregon Inlet, N.C., Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received a report via VHF Channel 16 from the operator of the pleasure craft Hawg Hunter, that his vessel began to take on water...

Coast Guard medevacs 2 mariners injured from vessel fire

Coast Guard medevacs 2 mariners injured from vessel fire
A Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City MH-60 Jayhawk at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia. Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nathan Cox. CAPE CHARLES, Va.— The Coast Guard medevaced two mariners who suffered burns after their vessel caught fire approximately 36 miles east of Fisherman Island, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Virginia Command Center...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue man after vessel sinks

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue man after vessel sinks
Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo WILMINGTON, N.C. — Coast Guard response crews and a good Samaritan rescued a man from his sunken fishing vessel approximately 20 miles southwest of Kitty Hawk, N.C., Monday. The man was rescued wearing a life jacket in 46-degree water. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received the initial report from the father-in-law of a man whose...

Coast Guard searching for missing man 1,200 miles northeast of Bermuda

Coast Guard searching for missing man 1,200 miles northeast of Bermuda
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo. Portsmouth, Va. — The Coast Guard is searching for a man who entered the water after he reportedly fell from the 541-foot refrigerated cargo ship, Baltic Klipper, approximately 1,200 miles northeast of Bermuda, Saturday morning. Watchstanders from the Coast Guard Fifth District Command Center received a call from Portugal...

Coast Guard suspends search for person in water after tractor trailer crash

Coast Guard suspends search for person in water after tractor trailer crash
Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard suspended their search for a man who entered the water after his tractor trailer crashed off the side of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel Tuesday. “We would like to extend our condolences to the family and friends of this individual during this time of tragedy,” said Capt. Samson Stevens, commander of Coast...

Coast Guard searching following Chesapeake Bay Bridge crash

Coast Guard searching following Chesapeake Bay Bridge crash
Coast Guard Station Cape Charles 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard, Virginia Marine Resource Commission, local police, and fire departments are searching for a person in the water after their tractor trailer crashed off the side of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Virginia Command Center received a relayed 911 notification...