Coast Guard Station Indian River medevacs man 8 miles off of Fenwick Beach

Coast Guard Station Indian River medevacs man 8 miles off of Fenwick Beach
Boat crew members from Coast Guard Station Indian River medevac mariner off of Fenwick Beach, Delaware, August 15, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Reece Raxter) FENWICK ISLAND, Del. — A Coast Guard station boat crew medevaced a man with an injured back on a pleasure craft eight miles off of Fenwick Beach, Delaware, Wednesday. A person from the vessel called the Coast Guard...

Coast Guard medevacs man from boat 70 miles off New Jersey

Coast Guard medevacs man from boat 70 miles off New Jersey
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA – A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a man from a fishing boat about 70 miles southeast of Cape May, New Jersey, Wednesday. The crew of the fishing boat Relentless called the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Command Center at about 1 p.m. and reported that a crewmember was experiencing chest pains and needed medical...

Good Samaritans rescue 7 from sinking boat off Cape May, NJ

Good Samaritans rescue 7 from sinking boat off Cape May, NJ
Coast Guard Cutter Lawrence Lawson file photo PHILADELPHIA – Seven boaters were rescued by good Samaritans after their boat sank off the Coast of Cape May, New Jersey, Saturday. The Coast Guard received a distress call over VHF channel 16 stating the Beach Runner, a boat with seven people aboard, was rapidly taking on water approximately nine miles offshore at Cape May reef, at approximately 9 a.m. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard rescues 3 paddle boarders near Ocean City, NJ

Coast Guard rescues 3 paddle boarders near Ocean City, NJ
29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued three people who fell from their paddle boards and became stuck in a marsh near Ocean City New Jersey, Thursday. The Coast Guard was notified by Ocean City Police Department of the three people in distress and launched a 29-foot Response Boat-Small rescue crew from Coast Guard Station Ocean City, New Jersey at 10:45 a.m. The...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 80 miles east of Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 80 miles east of Atlantic City, NJ
Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA — An aircrew aboard a MH-65 Dolphin helicopter medevaced a 66-year-old woman from the cruise ship Carnival Horizon at approximately 1 a.m. this morning. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center were contacted by a crewmember on the cruise ship, who requested a medevac for the woman. The woman had...

Coast Guard rescues 6 people after boat catches fire near Ocean City, NJ

Coast Guard rescues 6 people after boat catches fire near Ocean City, NJ
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll PHILADELPHIA—The Coast Guard removed six people from a 41-foot pleasure craft after the boat caught fire near Great Egg Inlet, New Jersey, Sunday. A person aboard the boat on fire contacted the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center via VHF-FM radio channel 16 at 4:25 p.m. for to request help. A...

Coast Guard medevacs man 70 miles southeast of Atlantic City

Coast Guard medevacs man 70 miles southeast of Atlantic City
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a 64-year-old man reportedly suffering from a weak pulse and chest pains approximately 70 miles southeast of Atlantic City Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received an emergency call by marine band radio stating a man was suffering from a reportedly weak pulse...

Coast Guard rescues man attempting transatlantic rowboat voyage

Coast Guard rescues man attempting transatlantic rowboat voyage
Petty Officer 2nd Class Eric Thornton, a Surfman at Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light, poses for a photo with Duncan Hutchison, Monday, June 4, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo PHILADELPHIA — A Coast Guard boat crew rescued a man from a rowboat about 20 miles east of Barnegat Light on Monday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received notification at about 11:20 p.m....

Coast Guard suspends search for man in Delaware River

Coast Guard suspends search for man in Delaware River
Coast Guard Station Philadelphia 25-foot Response Boat-Small file photo PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a man in the Delaware River near Hawk Island. The Coast Guard began searching along with crews from the Philadelphia Marine Police, New Jersey State Police, Philadelphia Fire Marine, and Delanco Fire, Monday night. “After working with our port partners and searching...