Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from vessel 69 miles off Savannah

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from vessel 69 miles off Savannah
Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Dickinson JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from the 266-foot dredging barge Dodge Island approximately 69 miles east of Savannah, Georgia, Tuesday. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew transferred the man to Savannah Memorial Hospital at approximately...

Coast Guard rescues 2 men from aground vessel in St Mary’s Inlet

Coast Guard rescues 2 men from aground vessel in St Mary’s Inlet
A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah helicopter crew rescued two men after their fishing vessel ran aground in St. Mary’s inlet August 20, 2020, in Jacksonville, Florida.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued two men after their fishing vessel ran aground in St Mary’s Inlet, Thursday. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew arrived...

Coast Guard response to diesel release on Plum Island continues

Coast Guard response to diesel release on Plum Island continues
The Coast Guard and the South Carolina Department of Environmental Control are responding Saturday to a a diesel release near the James Island water treatment plant, Savannah, Georgia. ( U.S. Coast Guard Photo) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) are continuing to respond, Monday, to a report of a diesel release near the...

Coast Guard, SCDHEC respond to diesel release on Plum Island

Coast Guard, SCDHEC respond to diesel release on Plum Island
The Coast Guard and the South Carolina Department of Environmental Control continue to respond to a diesel release near the James Island water treatment plant, Savannah, Georgia, Aug 15, 2020.  ( U.S. Coast Guard Photo) CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Coast Guard and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) continue to respond, Sunday, to a report of a diesel release near...

Coast Guard rescues 2 men near Wilmington River

Coast Guard rescues 2 men near Wilmington River
A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 helicopter aircrew rescues two men who grounded their jet ski near Wilmington River, Georgia, Aug 13, 2020.  ( U.S. Coast Guard photo) SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard rescued two men whose jet ski ran aground Wilmington River near Savannah, Thursday. At approximately 9:35 p.m., a Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew launched and...

Coast Guard, partner agency rescue 9 from aground vessel on Tybee Creek

Coast Guard, partner agency rescue 9 from aground vessel on Tybee Creek
Coast Guard Station Tybee, Georgia 29-Foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Barry Bena CHARLESTON, S.C. — A Coast Guard Station Tybee 29-foot Response Boat-Small crew and Georgia Department of Natural Resources personnel rescued nine people after their 21-foot vessel became aground on Tybee Creek, Saturday. The Station Tybee boat crew and Georgia DNR crew arrived on scene...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue man in water near Fort Sumter

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue man in water near Fort Sumter
The Coast Guard along with partner agencies rescued a 30-year-old man from the water near Fort Sumter July 26, 2020, in Charleston, South Carolina.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CHARLESTON, S.C.. — The Coast Guard along with partner agencies rescued a 30-year-old man from the water near Fort Sumter, Sunday. A Charleston County Fire Department marine crew recovered the individual 1 mile northwest of...

Coast Guard 7th District rescues 20, assists 37 over weekend

Coast Guard 7th District rescues 20, assists 37 over weekend
MIAMI — Coast Guard rescue crews saved 20 lives and assisted 37 lives in Coast Guard 7th District Friday through Sunday. Over the weekend, watchstanders and units across Coast Guard 7th District worked a high volume of search and rescue cases. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders recorded five lives assisted, Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders recorded six lives saved and 12 lives assisted,...

Coast Guard assists 2 in vessel taking on water 19 miles east of Port Canaveral

Coast Guard assists 2 in vessel taking on water 19 miles east of Port Canaveral
Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Hunter Medley JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard assisted two people aboard a vessel taking on water 19 miles east of Port Canaveral, Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jawhawk helicopter crew arrived on scene first and assisted a Coast Guard Station Port Canaveral 45-foot Response...