Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ocean City

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ocean City
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Chief Petty Officer David Mosley OCEAN CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard has suspended their search for the missing swimmer who was last seen in the vicinity of the Ocean City bridge, Sunday. After searching more than 82 square miles for over 21 hours, officials were unable to locate the missing man. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command...

Coast Guard searches for missing swimmer in Ocean City, New Jersey

Coast Guard searches for missing swimmer in Ocean City, New Jersey
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by PA3 Luke Clayton OCEAN CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard and local authorities are searching for a missing man who was swimming in the vicinity of the Ocean City bridge, Sunday evening. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center received a call from Ocean City Police Department at approximately 7:00 p.m. A Coast Guard Air Station...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ventnor Beach, NJ

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Ventnor Beach, NJ
USCG FIle Photo VENTNOR CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard ended their search for the missing swimmer Jalan Alston in the vicinity of Ventnor Beach on Saturday. The search began when a woman called 911 yesterday evening, reporting that she and another friend made it to shore after an 18-year-old male member of their party assisted them by swimming and pushing them towards land after they encountered trouble...

Coast Guard medevacs man near Brigantine, New Jersey

Coast Guard medevacs man near Brigantine, New Jersey
A Coast Guard Station Atlantic City boat crew transferrs a 74-year-old man who was experiencing heart attack-like symptoms while boating in the New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway to local emergency medical services personnel, June 30, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Robert Paulino) BRIGANTINE, N.J. — The Coast Guard conducted a medical evacuation of a 74-year-old man who was experiencing...

Coast Guard closes search for missing kite surfer near Ocean City

Coast Guard closes search for missing kite surfer near Ocean City
USCG FIle Photo OCEAN CITY, N.J. —The Coast Guard has closed the search for a missing kite surfer near Ocean City, New Jersey, after the missing individual called and reported themselves to be safe, Friday morning. Coast Guard Station Atlantic City watchstanders received a call from 911, notifying them of a kite surfer reportedly wearing all black, seen drifting out to sea after falling off a kiteboard...

Coast Guard searching for missing kite surfer near Ocean City, New Jersey

Coast Guard searching for missing kite surfer near Ocean City, New Jersey
Coast Guard Station Cape May 45-Foot Response Boat-Medium file photo OCEAN CITY, N.J. —The Coast Guard is searching for a missing kite surfer near Ocean City, New Jersey, Thursday evening. Coast Guard Station Atlantic City watchstanders received a call from 911, notifying them of a kite surfer, reportedly wearing all black, seen drifting out to sea after falling off a kiteboard approximately 500-yards...

Coast Guard rescues injured kayaker off Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard rescues injured kayaker off Atlantic City, NJ
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued a man after his kayak capsized and he suffered a head laceration approximately 1.5 miles off Atlantic City New Jersey, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified via VHF radio of the kayaker in distress by a relative of the man who was...

Coast Guard remembers fallen shipmates in Atlantic City rescue tragedy of 1932

Coast Guard remembers fallen shipmates in Atlantic City rescue tragedy of 1932
Lt. Taylor Smith, commanding officer of Coast Guard Station Atlantic City, salutes with members of Station Atlantic City during a ceremony honoring the 87th anniversary of five Coast Guard members who lost their lives attempting a search and rescue case off of Atlantic City, New Jersey. Photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Seth Johnson Story and photos by Petty Officer 1st Class Seth Johnson Ask anyone...

Coast Guard to hold wreath laying ceremony at Absecon Lighthouse

Coast Guard to hold wreath laying ceremony at Absecon Lighthouse
PHILADELPHIA – Members of U.S. Coast Guard Station Atlantic City will honor five Coast Guard members who died 87-years ago during an attempted rescue off the coast of Atlantic City, New Jersey, at the Absecon Lighthouse, at 10 a.m. on March 6, 2019. The wreath laying will commemorate the members of Coast Guard Lifeboat Station Atlantic City who launched to assist the fishing boat Anna during a nor’easter...