Coast Guard rescues 2 people from the water 15 miles south of Key West

Coast Guard rescues 2 people from the water 15 miles south of Key West
Coast Guard Cutter Terrell Horne (WPC-1131) crewmembers embark two Mexican Nationals to the cutter Tuesday, November 20, 2018 after rescuing them from the water 15 miles south of Key West.  (Coast guard Photo) KEY WEST, Fla.—The Coast Guard rescued two people adrift Tuesday approximately 15 miles south of Key West. Rescued were Luis Erosa, 55, and Nestor Erosa, 29, both Mexican nationals. Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 51-year-old man from water in Alligator Reef, Key West

Coast Guard rescues 51-year-old man from water in Alligator Reef, Key West
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo by PA3 Mario Romero MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued a 51-year-old man from the water in Alligator Reef, Key West, Wednesday. Rescued was Carlos Arboleda, 51. At approximately 11 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Key West received a report from a source saying they lost sight of a man swimming in Alligator Reef. Watchstanders launched a Coast...

Coast Guard, FWC end search for overdue boater south of Stock Island

Coast Guard, FWC end search for overdue boater south of Stock Island
Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry file photo by Aux. Michael Dubin MIAMI — The Coast Guard and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission ended their search Saturday for an overdue boater south of Stock Island. Missing was Raymond Robins, 65. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew found Robins and directed in an Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew and a...

Coast Guard, FWC searching for overdue boater 6 miles south of Stock Island

Coast Guard, FWC searching for overdue boater 6 miles south of Stock Island
Coast Guard Cutter William Trump file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are searching for an overdue boater Saturday 6 miles south of Stock Island. Overdue is Raymond Robins, 65. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West command center received a call from FWC at 9:50 p.m., Friday stating a 24-foot pleasure craft with one person aboard was overdue....

Coast Guard signs for newest Coast Guard Fast Response Cutter

Coast Guard signs for newest Coast Guard Fast Response Cutter
Lt. John Beal, (left) commanding officer of Coast Guard Cutter Terrell Horne, shakes hands with Allen Harker, (right) contracting officer for the Fast Response Cutter Project in Key West, Florida Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018 after signing for the acceptance of the Coast Guard’s newest cutter. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathan Lally MIAMI — The Coast Guard signed for the...

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill approximately 7 miles northwest of Key West

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill approximately 7 miles northwest of Key West
The fishing vessel, San Diego aground and discharging diesel in the Northwest Channel Jetty approximately 7 miles northwest of Key West, Oct. 2, 2018. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West launched a Coast Guard Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat—Medium crew who arrived on scene, embarked the four people that were aboard the vessel and determined the hull was breached causing pollution...

Coast Guard rescues 42-year-old woman from the water in Key West

Coast Guard rescues 42-year-old woman from the water in Key West
Coast Guard 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Mark Jones MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued a 42-year-old woman from the water near Key West, Tuesday. Rescued was Tyna Fisher, 42. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a report from the Key West Police Department stating that Fisher’s husband lost sight of her in the water near Fort Zachary...

Coast Guard medevacs 53-year-old man near Stock Island

Coast Guard medevacs 53-year-old man near Stock Island
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement file photo. MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 53-year-old man suffering from chest pains aboard an 80-foot shrimping vessel 1 mile south of Stock Island, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a distress call from the crew of the shrimping vessel via VHF-FM radio channel 16 at approximately 11 a.m. Watchstanders diverted...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan assists 62-year-old man 9 miles east of Key Largo

Coast Guard, good Samaritan assists 62-year-old man 9 miles east of Key Largo
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard assisted a good Samaritan with a 62-year-old man suffering from possible chest pains Sunday approximately 9 miles east of Key Largo. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received notification via VHF-FM radio channel 16 at 10:24 a.m., from the 25-foot pleasure craft, Sea Yaa stating the man was suffering...