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
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); 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...

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. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received...

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...

Coast Guard searching for man in Delaware River

Coast Guard searching for man in Delaware River
Coast Guard Station Philadelphia 25-foot Response Boat-Small file photo PHILADELPHIA—The Coast Guard and others are searching for a man in the Delaware River near Hawk Island, New Jersey. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Command Center in Philadelphia received initial notification at about 5:40 p.m. Monday that several people in the water required assistance in the vicinity of...

Coast Guard medevacs man 65 miles off Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs man 65 miles off Atlantic City, NJ
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a 51-year-old man approximately 65 miles off Atlantic City, New Jersey, Sunday. A crew member aboard the fishing vessel Settler notified watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay of a 51-year-old man aboard having difficulty breathing. Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders launched...

Coast Guard medevacs disoriented man from grounded boat near Little Egg Inlet

Coast Guard medevacs disoriented man from grounded boat near Little Egg Inlet
USCG MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a diabetic man, who had become disoriented and grounded his boat near Little Egg Inlet, Saturday. The man’s daughter contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay and reported that her father was disoriented on the rocks near Golden Nugget Hotel and possibly required insulin. The watchstanders issued...

Coast Guard medevacs man 35 miles east of Manasquan Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs man 35 miles east of Manasquan Inlet, NJ
Coast Guard Cutter Sitkinak file photo PHILADELPHIA — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 36-year-old man suffering from a possible stroke aboard a fishing vessel approximately 35 miles east of Manasquan Inlet, New Jersey, Sunday evening. The captain aboard the fishing vessel contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay in Philadelphia at about 5:45 p.m. to request a medical evacuation. An...

Coast Guard rescues kayaker in Cape May Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard rescues kayaker in Cape May Inlet, NJ
29-foot Response Boat-Small U.S. Coast Guard file photo PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard rescued a man after his kayak capsized in the vicinity of Cape May Inlet, New Jersey, Sunday. A commercial fisherman contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay’s Command Center in Philadelphia, via VHF-FM radio channel 16 at 10:57 a.m., and reported seeing a person in the water and a capsized...