Coast Guard, partners rescue 9 from near Daufuskie Island

Coast Guard, partners rescue 9 from near Daufuskie Island
A U.S. Coast Guard Station Tybee crew member tranfers two children to Beaufort County Marine Response officers boat for further medical assistance near Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, July 30, 2022. The two children were on a 20-foot vessel that allided with an oyster bed. ( U.S. Coast Guard Photo courtesy of Station Tybee) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard and partner agencies rescued seven adults...

Coast Guard enforces safety zone in Savannah River

Coast Guard enforces safety zone in Savannah River
The 1091-foot motor vessel Maersk Surabaya ran aground in the Savannah River, June 14, 2022. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Savannah SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard established a safety zone around the motor vessel Maersk Surabaya after the vessel ran aground in the Savannah River near Fort Jackson, Tuesday. A Coast Guard Station Tybee Island 45-foot Response Boat—Medium (RBM) crew enforced...

Coast Guard responds to 54 search and rescue cases in 7th District

Coast Guard responds to 54 search and rescue cases in 7th District
Coast Guard Station Miami Beach small boat crew conducts ports, waterways, coastal security tactical training in Biscayne Bay, Florida, May 29, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Miami Beach) MIAMI — The Coast Guard responded to 54 search and rescue cases off Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina coasts during Memorial Day weekend, Friday-Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Miami rescue crews responded...

Coast Guard rescues 5 after Wilmington River boat collision

Coast Guard rescues 5 after Wilmington River boat collision
Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Dickinson CHARLESTON, S.C. — Coast Guard and partner agencies rescued five people and assisted in the search for three men, Saturday, after two boats collided with a total of nine people aboard in the Wilmington River just north of Thunderbolt Marina. Missing are a 37-year-old white male and two early...

Coast Guard rescues 2 in Sapelo Sound

Coast Guard rescues 2 in Sapelo Sound
Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 helicopter aircrew take a photo with the two men they rescued, April 29, 2022, in Savannah, Georgia.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rescued two men, Friday, after the sailing vessel Valkyrie became aground on a sandbar in Sapelo Sound, Georgia. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew hoisted the two...

Coast Guard rescues man in Little Back River, GA

Coast Guard rescues man in Little Back River, GA
Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Dickinson CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rescued an 81-year-old man, Sunday, after his 16-foot vessel began taking on water in Little Back River, Georgia. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew hoisted and transferred the man to emergency medical services at Savannah...

Coast Guard medevacs man 50 miles east of Charleston

Coast Guard medevacs man 50 miles east of Charleston
A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 helicopter aircrew medevaced John Gary Modin Apr. 20, 2022, aboard the fishing vessel Crystal C, 50 miles east of Charleston, South Carolina.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CHARLESTON, S.C.— The Coast Guard medevaced a man, Wednesday, aboard the fishing vessel Crystal C, 50 miles east of Charleston, South Carolina. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin...

Coast Guard medevacs man 16 miles east of Brunswick

Coast Guard medevacs man 16 miles east of Brunswick
Coast Guard Station Brunswick 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony L. Soto. CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 62-year-old crew member, Saturday, aboard the tug boat, Captain Sam, 16 miles east of Brunswick, Georgia. A Coast Guard Station Brunswick 45-foot Response Boat—Medium boat crew transferred the man to awaiting emergency medical services...

Coast Guard rescues 4 stranded kayakers on Little Tybee Island

Coast Guard rescues 4 stranded kayakers on Little Tybee Island
A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah helicopter aircrew rescues four stranded kayakers on Little Tybee Island, Georgia, Mar. 12, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Savannah) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rescued four men, Saturday, who were stranded due to inclement weather on Little Tybee Island, Georgia. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew...