Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer in Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer in Atlantic City, NJ
Coast Guard Cutter Mako file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard is searching for a swimmer who went missing near Steel Pier in Atlantic City, New Jersey at approximately 10 p.m., Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified by the Atlantic City Police Department that a bystander saw a man enter the water by Steel Pier, but not return. The Coast Guard launched a 29-foot...

Coast Guard saves 2 boaters near Absecon Inlet, NJ

Coast Guard saves 2 boaters near Absecon Inlet, NJ
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard saved two people after their boat capsized two miles off Absecon Inlet, New Jersey, today. Coast Guard Station Atlantic City received a report of a capsized 18-foot boat and two people in the water from the Atlantic City Police Department at 11:21 a.m. Station Atlantic...

Coast Guard tows boat taking on water near Atlantic City

Coast Guard tows boat taking on water near Atlantic City
USCG File Photo PHILADELPHIA-The Coast Guard helped dewater and tow a boat carrying six people near Atlantic City Sunday. A good Samaritan with TowBoatUS notified watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Atlantic City that a 17-foot recreational boat was taking on water in the Intracoastal Waterway north of Atlantic City at about 6 p.m. Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Atlantic City launched a 29-foot...

Coast Guard suspends search for beachgoers in Atlantic City

Coast Guard suspends search for beachgoers in Atlantic City
Coast Guard Cutter Lawrence Lawson file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard, in addition to state and local first responders, have suspended their search for two beachgoers in Atlantic City, New Jersey, at 11 a.m., Friday. The Coast Guard began their search when Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders in Philadelphia were notified that bystanders saw two people struggle in the water and fail...

Multi-Agency search for 2 Atlantic City beachgoers

Multi-Agency search for 2 Atlantic City beachgoers
PHILADELPHIA – A multi-agency search is taking place after a report of two beachgoers struggling in the surf in Atlantic City, Thursday. The Coast Guard received an emergency call stating two swimmers were reportedly struggling in the surf and reportedly went under the water at approximately 7 p.m. The Coast Guard, New Jersey State Police and local first responders are currently searching for the...

Coast Guard medevacs man east of Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs man east of Atlantic City, NJ
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard medevaced a man Monday off a commercial vessel east of Atlantic City. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders were notified at approximately 1:53 p.m. Monday of a 50-year-old man aboard the commercial vessel Jamaica, homeported out of Brielle, New Jersey, was reportedly experiencing seizure like symptoms. A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard to hold ribbon cutting ceremony in Atlantic City

Coast Guard to hold ribbon cutting ceremony in Atlantic City
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard will host a ribbon cutting ceremony for Coast Guard Station Atlantic City’s new boat maintenance facility and a ceremony to dedicate the station command building to Capt. Joseph Mazzotta, at 10 a.m. Thursday. The new facility will allow for the crew to conduct maintenance, repairs and training in a safe, temperature controlled environment. Rear Adm....

Coast Guard medevacs man 12 miles east of Beach Haven, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs man 12 miles east of Beach Haven, NJ
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard medevaced a man suffering from seasickness 12 miles east of Beach Haven, New Jersey, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay dispatched a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station Atlantic City after receiving a distress call from a crew member aboard the 28-foot boat Miss Leanne, which ran out of fuel 12 miles east of Beach Haven, New...

Coast Guard medevacs three near Atlantic City

Coast Guard medevacs three near Atlantic City
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Coast Guard medevaced three people after their jet ski reportedly struck an aid to navigation in the Back Bay area near Atlantic City on Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay were notified by a good Samaritan and dispatched a 29-foot response boat-small crew from Coast Guard Station Atlantic City at about 3:30 p.m. The RB-S crew arrived on-scene and took...