Coast Guard rescues 3 from aground vessel on Savannah River jetties

Coast Guard rescues 3 from aground vessel on Savannah River jetties
Passengers aboard a 21-foot center console boat, are helped onto a Coast Guard Station Tybee Island boat after alliding with the North Savanah jetties June 29, 2020, in Charleston, S.C.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Tybee Island) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard rescued three people after a 21-foot center console vessel went aground on the Savannah River North jetties, Saturday. A...

Coast Guard rescues 4 people off St. Catherines Sound

Coast Guard rescues 4 people off St. Catherines Sound
A Coast Guard Station Tybee Island 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew tows 17-foot vessel taking on water five miles offshore of St. Catherines Sound, Georgia. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Station Tybee Island) SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard assisted four people whose vessel was taking on water five miles offshore of St. Catherines Sound, Monday. A Coast Guard Station Tybee Island...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water southeast of Tybee Island

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water southeast of Tybee Island
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard assisted a vessel taking on water 8 miles southeast of Tybee Island, Saturday. A Coast Guard Station Tybee Island 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew assisted in dewatering the vessel with a P6 pump and towed the vessel to Lazaretto Creek where they conducted a tow transfer to Sea Tow. Coast Guard Sector Charleston...

Coast Guard, Sea Tow rescue 3 from vessel on Georgetown jetties

Coast Guard, Sea Tow rescue 3 from vessel on Georgetown jetties
A Coast Guard Station Georgetown boat crew and a Sea Tow Georgetown crew rescue three people from their aground vesel on the Georgetown jetties. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Coast Guard Station Georgetown) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard and Sea Tow rescued three people after the vessel they were on became aground on the Georgetown jetties, Saturday. A Coast Guard Station Georgetown 45-foot...

Coast Guard rescues man from disabled, aground sailboat near Sapelo Sound

Coast Guard rescues man from disabled, aground sailboat near Sapelo Sound
Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Dickinson SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard rescued a 56-year-old man after his sailboat became disabled and aground near Sapelo Sound, Sunday. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew arrived on scene, hoisted the man and transported him to Hunter Army Airfield. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues 2 from aground vessel 3 miles east of Edisto Island

Coast Guard rescues 2 from aground vessel 3 miles east of Edisto Island
A Coast Guard Air Facility Charleston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescues two boaters after the sailing vessel they were on ran aground 3 miles east of Edisto Island, South Carolina, May 29, 2020. The Dolphin aircrew hoisted the boaters and transported them to Charleston Executive Airport where EMS was waiting. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Savannah) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 5 after vessel allides with Savannah jetty

Coast Guard rescues 5 after vessel allides with Savannah jetty
Passengers aboard the Nauty Thoughts, a 57-foot motor yacht, are helped onto a Coast Guard Station Tybee Island Response Boat–Medium after alliding with the North Savanah jetties May 26, 2020, in Savannah, Georgia (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Air Station Savannah) SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard rescued five people after the vessel they were on allided with the north Savannah jetties, Monday. Crews...

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters after vessel sinks near Tybee Island

Coast Guard rescues 4 boaters after vessel sinks near Tybee Island
Coast Guard crews rescued four boaters Wednesday after their vessel sank near Tybee Island, Georgia. CHARLESTON, S.C. — Coast Guard crews rescued four boaters Wednesday after their vessel sank near Tybee Island, Georgia. Coast Guard Sector Charleston Command Center watchstanders received a report of a 17-foot vessel sinking in the surf at 11:26 a.m. Watchstanders deployed a Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water southeast of Charleston

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water southeast of Charleston
Coast Guard Station Charleston 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard assisted a vessel taking on water 60 miles southeast of Charleston, Thursday. A Coast Guard Air Facility Charleston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew transferred a dewatering pump to the vessel and a Coast Guard Station Charleston 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew transported the two crew members...