Coast Guard searching for 39 people off Florida coast

Coast Guard searching for 39 people off Florida coast
Coast Guard Cutter Ibis’ crew searching for 39 people off Fort Pierce Inlet, Florida, Jan. 25, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — A good Samaritan rescued one person, Tuesday, from a capsized 25-foot vessel off Fort Pierce Inlet. Coast Guard air and surface crews are searching for 39 people between Bimini, Bahamas, and Fort Pierce Inlet where the survivor was rescued. The survivor was brought...

Coast Guard responding to report of capsized vessel; 7 rescued, 3 bodies found

Coast Guard responding to report of capsized vessel; 7 rescued, 3 bodies found
MIAMI — Search-and-rescue crews aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Etheridge and an HC-130 aircrew are searching for two people 75 miles northeast of West Palm Beach, Fla., Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Seventh District command center received a report from the Royal Netherlands Navy Zeeland at noon of a capsized 24-foot center console vessel with seven suspected migrants atop of the hull. The...