Coast Guard recovers man from water in Tampa Bay

Coast Guard recovers man from water in Tampa Bay
Coast Guard Cutter Resolute file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De Nyse ST. PETERSBURG, Fla — A Coast Guard crew recovered a man from the water after he was ejected from his boat in Tampa Bay, Sunday. A Coast Guard Cutter Resolute (WMEC 620) crewmember spotted a boat turning in circles and directed their rescue boat crew to investigate. Once on scene, the rescue boat crew recovered a man...

Coast Guard medevacs man to Tierra Verde, Florida

Coast Guard medevacs man to Tierra Verde, Florida
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew medevaced a man 33 miles offshore from Fort DeSoto, Florida, Oct. 13, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— A Coast Guard crew medevaced a man 33 miles offshore from Fort DeSoto, Florida, Sunday morning. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat—Medium boatcrew transported the man experiencing...

Coast Guard assists 3 near Clearwater, Florida

Coast Guard assists 3 near Clearwater, Florida
A Coast Guard Station Sand Key 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 15 miles west of Clearwater, Florida, Oct. 12, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Patrick Brown) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 15 miles west of Clearwater, Florida, Saturday evening. A Coast Guard Station Sand Key 45-foot...

Coast Guard rescue 2 from capsized canoe in Apollo Beach, Florida

Coast Guard rescue 2 from capsized canoe in Apollo Beach, Florida
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 29-foot Response Boat-Small II boatcrew rescued two people holding onto a capsized canoe in Bullfrog Creek near Apollo Beach, Florida. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Thomas Geary ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued two people from a capsized canoe in Bullfrog Creek near Apollo Beach, Florida, Wednesday morning. A Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard assists 3 near Redfish Pass, Florida

Coast Guard assists 3 near Redfish Pass, Florida
A Coast Guard Station Ft. Myers Beach boatcrew assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 17 miles west of Sanibel Island, Florida, Oct. 4, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 17 miles west of Sanibel Island Saturday afternoon. A Coast Guard Station Ft. Myers Beach 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew arrived...

Coast Guard assists 5 near Tampa Bay Skyway Bridge

Coast Guard assists 5 near Tampa Bay Skyway Bridge
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg boatcrew assisted five people on a vessel taking on water near the Tampa Bay Skyway Bridge Sept. 29, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Andrew Crowton.) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted five people on a vessel taking on water near the Tampa Bay Skyway Bridge Sunday afternoon. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response...

Coast Guard rescues 5 boaters near Naples, Florida

Coast Guard rescues 5 boaters near Naples, Florida
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard rescued five people whose vessel was disabled near Naples, Florida, Saturday morning. The five where found by a Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew safe aboard a 24-foot angler with mechanical failure and no marine radio. A Coast Guard Station Ft. Myers Beach 45-foot Response...

Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsizes 20 miles west of Spring Hill

Coast Guard rescues man after boat capsizes 20 miles west of Spring Hill
Coast Guard Station Yankeetown 27-foot Utility Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley J. Johnson ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard rescued a man Thursday after his boat capsized approximately 20 miles west of Spring Hill. Rescued was Walker Wesley, 59, from Spring Hill, Florida. The man was transported to Hernando Beach boat ramp where local EMS met him and was released in good...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 3 fishermen 45 miles west of Egmont Key

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 3 fishermen 45 miles west of Egmont Key
Coast Guard  45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony L. Soto. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – A good Samaritan rescued three fishermen Wednesday after their boat capsized approximately 45 miles west of Egmont Key. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew launched and once on scene embarked three people at about 9:45 p.m., from the good...