Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 5 from sinking boat

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 5 from sinking boat
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Coast Guard Cutter Robert Yered small boat crew makes their way back to the cutter after rescuing two people Saturday, April 28, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Kyle Galan MIAMI—The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan vessel rescued five people Saturday from a sinking vessel...

Coast Guard medevacs 71-year-old man 23 miles east of Jupiter

Coast Guard medevacs 71-year-old man 23 miles east of Jupiter
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki MIAMI—The Coast Guard medevaced a 71-year-old man from a 41-foot pleasure craft, Tuesday approximately 23 miles east of Jupiter. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a call from a friend aboard...

Coast Guard rescues 2 swimmers from water near Port Everglades

Coast Guard rescues 2 swimmers from water near Port Everglades
A Coast Guard Station Fort Lauderdale boatcrew take a photo with two swimmers they rescued from the water Saturday, April 14, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Paul Paguaga MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued two swimmers from the water Saturday near the south jetty in Port Everglades. Rescued were Daniel Babrow, 43, and Clifford Ball, 41. The two men were reportedly swimming off...

Good Samaritan rescues man from vessel fire near North Oakland Bridge

Good Samaritan rescues man from vessel fire near North Oakland Bridge
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement file photo. MIAMI — A good Samaritan rescued a man from a vessel on fire near North Oakland Bridge, Sunday. The good Samaritan notified Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders at approximately 3:48 p.m., and reported he was able to rescue the man from the 23-foot white vessel on fire with no apparent injuries. Watchstanders directed the launch...

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker vessel east of Lake Worth Inlet

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker vessel east of Lake Worth Inlet
USCG 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 27-year-old man Monday from the 590-foot Norwegian-flagged motor tanker Hoegh Trotter approximately 14 miles east of Lake Worth Inlet. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Miami received a call on VHF-FM marine-band radio channel 16 at 11:15 a.m. from a crewmember aboard the tanker Hoegh Trotter stating a crewmember was...

Coast Guard assists in rescue of 3 people from water near Sands Key

Coast Guard assists in rescue of 3 people from water near Sands Key
Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircraft File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and Miami Fire-Rescue rescued three people from the water approximately 3 miles northeast of Sands Key. The Coral Gables Police Department notified Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders of a 14-foot pleasure craft with three people aboard taking on water. Watchstanders diverted a Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean...

Coast Guard rescues 2 people near Port Everglades Inlet

MIAMI — The Coast Guard rescued two people from a disabled vessel taking on water approximately 2 miles south of Port Everglades Inlet, Saturday. The master of the 38-foot pleasure craft reported to Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders at approximately 10 p.m. the vessel was disabled and water was coming in through the stern. Watchstanders directed the launch of a Coast Guard Station Fort Lauderdale...

Coast Guard assists Sea Tow in rescue of man near Boca Chita Key

Coast Guard assists Sea Tow in rescue of man near Boca Chita Key
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — Sea Tow rescued a man from the water with assistance from the Coast Guard Friday near Boca Chita Key. Sea Tow notified Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders, at approximately 11:54 a.m., that a man was pulled out to sea trying to swim after an adrift dinghy. Watchstanders diverted a Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin...

Coast Guard interdicts 5 migrants, 1 suspected smuggler near Jupiter, Florida

Coast Guard interdicts 5 migrants, 1 suspected smuggler near Jupiter, Florida
An 18-foot center console floats on the water approximately 15 miles east of Jupiter, Florida, Mar. 17, 2018. . US Coast Guard Photo. MIAMI — The Coast Guard interdicted five migrants and one suspected smuggler approximately 15 miles east of Jupiter Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane crew detected an 18-foot center console with its lights out at approximately 5...