Coast Guard rescues 2 kayakers near Little Tybee Island

Coast Guard rescues 2 kayakers near Little Tybee Island
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Coast Guard Station Tybee Island boatcrew takes a photo with two kayakers after rescuing them Wednesday, May 9, 2018, near Little Tybee Island, Georgia. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Tybee Island) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rescued two kayakers Wednesday after their kayaks capsized...

Coast Guard rescues mariner from sinking sailing vessel 60 miles east of Charleston

Coast Guard rescues mariner from sinking sailing vessel 60 miles east of Charleston
Coast Guard crews rescued a mariner after their vessel sank 60 miles east of Charleston. CHARLESTON, S.C. — Coast Guard crews rescued a mariner Friday after their vessel sank 60 miles east of Charleston. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The mariner reported his 56-foot sailing vessel, Fine Ally, struck an unknown object causing flooding...

Coast Guard medevacs man 97 miles east of St. Catherines Sound

Coast Guard medevacs man 97 miles east of St. Catherines Sound
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 57-year-old man Friday from a fishing vessel 97 miles east of St. Catherines Sound. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center received notification from a crewmember aboard the 72-foot fishing vessel Lady Helena stating a crewmember was suffering from chest pains. A MH-65 Dolphin helicopter...

Coast Guard rescues man from water near Cumberland Sound

Coast Guard rescues man from water near Cumberland Sound
Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file phto. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water Friday near Cumberland Sound. Rescued was 71-year-old Joe Gregory. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville Command Center watchstanders received notification at 1:45 p.m that an unmanned 30-foot cabin cruiser, Spartina, had drifted into a dredge vessel. A Coast Guard Station Mayport...

Navy, Coast Guard rescue 3 fishermen 63 miles east of Brunswick

Navy, Coast Guard rescue 3 fishermen 63 miles east of Brunswick
USS Hue City file photo by Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark Andrew Hays JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Navy, along with assistance from the Coast Guard rescued three fishermen Tuesday 63 miles southeast of Brunswick, Georgia. Watchstanders at Coast Guard 7th District received a 406 megahertz emergency position indicating radio beacon alert from the 42-foot fishing vessel Barbara Lynn at approximately...

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters near St. Helena Sound

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters near St. Helena Sound
Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. CHARLESTON, S.C. — Coast Guard crews rescued three boaters Saturday near St. Helena Sound. The boaters 41-foot vessel, My Gal Sal, began taking on water after becoming disabled. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders received notification from Tow Boat U.S. of the vessel taking on water at 7 p.m. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs second cruise ship Carnival Pride passenger of the day

Coast Guard medevacs second cruise ship Carnival Pride passenger of the day
Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file phto. SAVANNAH, Ga. — Coast Guard crews medevaced a 64-year-old woman Tuesday from the cruise ship Carnival Pride 35 miles east of Savannah. The woman was reported to have severe stomach pains. Coast Guard Sector Charleston watchstanders received notification of a second passenger at 11:30 a.m. and launched a Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Pride passenger 15 miles east of Charleston

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Pride passenger 15 miles east of Charleston
Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. CHARLESTON, S.C. — Coast Guard crews medevaced a 46-year-old woman Tuesday from the cruise ship Carnival Pride 15 miles east of Charleston. The woman was reported to have suffered a stroke. Coast Guard Sector Charleston watchstanders received notification at 6:27 p.m. Monday and launched a Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65...

Coast Guard medevacs vessel captain 70 miles east of Little River

Coast Guard medevacs vessel captain 70 miles east of Little River
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Coast Guard crews medevaced a vessel captain Thursday 70 miles east of Little River. The 33-year-old male accidentally sustained a cut on his wrist while aboard the 32-foot fishing vessel Miss B. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders received report of the accident at 8:52 p.m. and launched a Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew at...