Coast Guard rescues 3 from water in Delaware Bay

Coast Guard rescues 3 from water in Delaware Bay
Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Jin Maldonado pulls Eric McLoy out of the water near the ferry wall in the Delaware Bay, May 25, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Romeo Hollins) PHILADELPHIA — A Coast Guard boat crew rescued three people from the water approximately 30 yards offshore Lewes, Delaware, Friday evening. A 24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water boat crew from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans assist 3 from capsized vessel near Indian River Inlet, De.

Coast Guard, good Samaritans assist 3 from capsized vessel near Indian River Inlet, De.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and two good Samaritan boaters recovered three people from the water after their boat capsized near Indian River Inlet Wednesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a distress call via VHF-FM radio channel 16 from boaters aboard a 23-foot boat. Sector Delaware Bay issued an urgent marine information broadcast, diverted an HH-65 Dolphin helicopter...

Coast Guard recovers lifeguard stands stolen from Delaware beach

Coast Guard recovers lifeguard stands stolen from Delaware beach
A Coast Guard boat crew recovers a 500-pound lifeguard stand off Rehoboth Beach, Del., Monday, July 13, 2015.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Hunter Miller) Rehoboth Beach – The Coast Guard is known for performing rescues at sea. It’s not every day, however, Coast Guardsmen find themselves plucking 500-pound lifeguard stands from the water and transferring them ashore. When...

Coast Guard, partners rescue boaters from jetty off Delaware coast

Coast Guard, partners rescue boaters from jetty off Delaware coast
Atlantic City = The Coast Guard and partner agencies rescued two boaters Monday from a vessel that ran hard aground on the North Jetty of Indian River Inlet, Delaware. There were two people aboard the boat, one of whom reportedly suffered injuries. Coast Guard Station Indian River Inlet received the distress call and launched two crews — one aboard a 47-foot Motor Life boat, and the other aboard...

Coast Guard assists 4 boaters, tows disabled boat off Bethany Beach, Del.

Coast Guard assists 4 boaters, tows disabled boat off Bethany Beach, Del.
REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. — The Coast Guard assisted four boaters aboard a disabled boat Wednesday approximately two miles east of Bethany Beach. A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat (MLB) crew from Coast Guard Station Indian River Inlet responded and took the disabled and adrift 25-foot pleasure craft in tow. A good Samaritan notified the Coast Guard of the disabled boat and remained on scene until the MLB crew...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 2, recover 2 from capsized boat near Ocean City, Md.

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 2, recover 2 from capsized boat near Ocean City, Md.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard and two good Samaritans rescued two men and recovered two men Monday after the 28-foot catamaran the four boaters were on capsized near Ocean City, Md. A good Samaritan aboard the Lori M contacted Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders at approximately 9 a.m., reporting a catamaran had capsized approximately 32 miles northeast of Ocean City with four people...

Coast Guard crews rescue man near Cape May, N.J.

USCG file photoCAPE MAY, N.J. – The Coast Guard rescued one man after the 63-foot boat he was aboard sank seven miles south of Cape May Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a call at 1:35 a.m. from a member of the New Jersey State Police reporting a boat with two people aboard was taking on water. A MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station...