Coast Guard suspends search for missing canoers near Annapolis

Coast Guard suspends search for missing canoers near Annapolis
ANNAPOLIS, Md — The Coast Guard suspended the search Friday evening for two canoers who went missing near Herring Bay, Maryland, Thursday evening. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capitol Region command center initially received a report from Maryland State Police members that two individuals were seen struggling to return to shore in a canoe near Herring Bay and not seen...

Coast Guard searching for two missing canoers near Annapolis, Maryland

Coast Guard searching for two missing canoers near Annapolis, Maryland
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Coast Guard is searching for two canoers last sighted ten miles south of Annapolis near Herring Bay, Maryland. The missing canoers have been identified as a 41 year-old woman and her 8 year-old son. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capitol Region command center received a report Thursday evening from the Maryland State Police, that two individuals were...

Coast Guard searches for missing man near Kent Island, Maryland

Coast Guard searches for missing man near Kent Island, Maryland
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and Maryland authorities are searching by boat and helicopter for a 65-year-old man whose boat was found aground on the southern end of Kent Island Thursday at around 3 p.m. A person on Kent Island saw the man’s boat come slowly to shore and notified Coast Guard Station Annapolis that the boat was aground, running, with fishing lines out and freshly caught fish aboard,...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 4 from in Herring Bay, Md.

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 4 from in Herring Bay, Md.
Coast Guard Station Annapolis 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and the Anne Arundel Fire Department rescued four people from a vessel taking on water in Herring Bay, Maryland, late Friday night. Coast Guard watchstanders initially received the report from a person aboard the vessel via cell phone, and launched a 45-foot...

Coast Guard to host interactive open house in Annapolis

Coast Guard to host interactive open house in Annapolis
Coast Guard Station Annapolis 45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard is scheduled to host an open house featuring boat rides, a helicopter display, free vessel safety inspections and the opportunity to talk to Coast Guard boat crew and aircrew members about boater safety at Coast Guard Station Annapolis,...

Coast Guard searching for 2 after helicopter crash near Kent Island, Md.

Coast Guard searching for 2 after helicopter crash near Kent Island, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard, along with state and local partners, is searching for two men near the site of a helicopter crash near Maryland’s Eastern Bay, Saturday afternoon. Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region watchstanders received a report at about 12:30 p.m. that a two-seat light helicopter with two men aboard crashed about 1 mile south of Kent Island. A 29-foot Response Boat-Small...

Coast Guard, first responders search for missing child near Annapolis, MD

Coast Guard, first responders search for missing child near Annapolis, MD
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small File Photo ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for a 12-year old girl who was reported missing while swimming at Sandy Point State Park, Maryland, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a notification at approximately 6:40 p.m. from Anne Arundel County 911 that the child, who was...

Coast Guard searching for missing man off Kent Island, Maryland

Coast Guard searching for missing man off Kent Island, Maryland
BALTIMORE – Coast Guard crews, with state and local partners, are searching by air and sea for a man who reportedly fell overboard between Kent Narrows and Herring Bay, Wednesday afternoon. The missing man is described as being a white male, about 6-feet tall, 180-190 pounds, wearing blue shorts and a dark shirt without a life jacket. Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a...

Coast Guard recovers body of man who fell overboard in Chester River, Maryland

Coast Guard recovers body of man who fell overboard in Chester River, Maryland
BALTIMORE — A Coast Guard boat crew recovered the body of a man Tuesday, who fell off a 42-foot recreational boat on the Chester River, near Piney Point, Maryland. Two other people were aboard the boat and called 911 after the 69-year-old man slipped and fell off the boat and they reported that they could not maneuver the boat to help. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital...