Coast Guard searching for possible missing person in water near Long Point

Coast Guard searching for possible missing person in water near Long Point
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is searching for a possible person in the water approximately six nautical miles east of Long Point, Catalina, Wednesday. At approximately 5:20 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center watchstanders received notification of an overturned...

Coast Guard medevacs 81-year-old man from Catalina Island

Coast Guard medevacs 81-year-old man from Catalina Island
MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter from FOB Point Mugu file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sondra-Kay Kneen. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard medevaced an 81-year-old man from Catalina Island Sunday. At approximately 1:30 a.m., the LA Medical Alert System notified Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach watchstanders of a male who displayed symptoms of a heart attack and requested a medevac. After consulting...

Coast Guard medevacs 8-year-old girl in the vicinity of Santa Cruz Island

Coast Guard medevacs 8-year-old girl in the vicinity of Santa Cruz Island
MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter from FOB Point Mugu, USCG file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sondra-Kay Kneen. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard medevaced an 8-year-old girl in the vicinity of Smugglers Cove, Santa Cruz Island, Sunday afternoon. At approximately 2:15 p.m., a man aboard a 26-foot recreational vessel contacted Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach via VHF-FM channel 16, reported...

Coast Guard locates missing diver near Cambria

Coast Guard locates missing diver near Cambria
Station Morro Bay crew members together with the diver they located just 1.5 miles from where she went missing Sunday September 11, 2016. LOS ANGELES —The Coast Guard located a female diver who was reported missing one mile west of Cambria Sunday, September 11, 2016. Coast Guard Station Morro Bay received a distress call from the diver’s husband who was diving with her at the time. He reported...