Coast Guard suspends search for 2 boaters on Severn River

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 boaters on Severn River
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended their search Tuesday for two missing boaters on the Severn River near Annapolis. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Tuesday at approximately 11 a.m. from Anne Arundel 911 dispatch personnel of a person in the water. Anne Arundel 911 received the report from two bystanders on shore, stating the bystanders heard screaming and witnessed...

Coast Guard, local agencies search for 2 in Severn River

Coast Guard, local agencies search for 2 in Severn River
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for two boaters Tuesday in the Severn River near Annapolis. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Tuesday at approximately 11 a.m. from Anne Arundel 911 dispatch personnel of a person in the water. Anne Arundel 911 received the report from two bystanders on shore, stating the bystanders heard screaming and witnessed...

Coast Guard to establish security zone for State of the Union address

Coast Guard to establish security zone for State of the Union address
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard is scheduled to establish a temporary security zone Tuesday in designated waters in the National Capitol Region for the State of the Union address. The security zone will be in effect from 9 a.m. Tuesday until 2 a.m. Wednesday, which will limit or prohibit navigation by commercial and recreational boaters. The security zone will include the Potomac River from the Francis...

Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard off Annapolis, Md.

Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard off Annapolis, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended its search Friday for a man believed to have entered the water Thursday near Sandy Point State Park off Annapolis. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Thursday at approximately 9 p.m. from Anne Arundel Fire Rescue stating a man not wearing a life jacket fell overboard from a sailboat. Coast Guard crews involved in the search efforts included: A...

Coast Guard, local responders work together to rescue 2 from Potomac River

Coast Guard, local responders work together to rescue 2 from Potomac River
A 15-foot Glass Stream boat, which capsized with two boaters aboard in the Potomac River, Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) BALTIMORE — Coast Guard Sector Baltimore and local responders worked together to rescue two boaters after their boat capsized in the Potomac River Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a mayday call from the men via a handheld radio they...

Coast Guard medevacs man, 52, near St. Inigoes, Md.

Coast Guard medevacs man, 52, near St. Inigoes, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard medevaced a 52-year-old unconscious man Tuesday near St. Inigoes. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report from a crewmember aboard the Capt Ray at approximately 6:30 p.m. stating a crewmember was breathing but unconscious. Sector Baltimore launched a 45-foot Response Boat – Medium boat crew from Coast Guard Station St. Inigoes. The RBM crew transferred...

Coast Guard suspends search for man, 64, near Oxford, Md.

Coast Guard suspends search for man, 64, near Oxford, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended its search Tuesday for a 64-year-old man believed to have entered the water in the Choptank River near Oxford. Missing is Ingvard Edward Aasvik. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Monday at approximately 8:30 p.m. from Maryland Natural Resources Police personnel of a boat washing up on shore. The search for Aasvik included Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, MNRP search for man, 64, near Oxford, Md.

Coast Guard, MNRP search for man, 64, near Oxford, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and Maryland Natural Resources Police are searching for a 64-year-old man Tuesday in the Choptank River near Oxford. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Monday at approximately 8:30 p.m. from MNRP personnel of a boat washing up on shore. A Coast Guard boat crew aboard a 29-foot Response Boat – Small launched from Coast Guard Station Oxford...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship near Point Lookout State Park, Md.

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship near Point Lookout State Park, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard medevaced an 84-year-old woman suffering chest pains Monday while transiting near Patuxent River Naval Air Station. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Sunday at approximately 9:30 p.m. from a crewmemeber aboard the Carnival Pride cruise ship, indicating an 84-year-old woman aboard was suffering from chest pain. A boat crew aboard a 45-foot...