Coast Guard ends search for missing swimmer off Rehoboth Beach, DE

Coast Guard ends search for missing swimmer off Rehoboth Beach, DE
USCG file photo PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard ended its search for a man who went missing off Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, Monday. The body of Timothy Toner was recovered by Rehoboth Beach Police  south of Dewey Beach, Delaware. The Coast Guard launched an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Air Station Atlantic City, a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Station Indian River, and the Coast Guard Cutter...

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Rehoboth Beach, DE

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Rehoboth Beach, DE
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard is searching for a swimmer who went missing off Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, Monday morning. Timothy Toner, a 43-year-old caucasian male with red hair, was last seen wearing black pants and no shirt. The Coast Guard was initially notified of the distress call from Rehoboth Beach 911 dispatch center...

Coast Guard Station Indian River medevacs man 8 miles off of Fenwick Beach

Coast Guard Station Indian River medevacs man 8 miles off of Fenwick Beach
Boat crew members from Coast Guard Station Indian River medevac mariner off of Fenwick Beach, Delaware, August 15, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Reece Raxter) FENWICK ISLAND, Del. — A Coast Guard station boat crew medevaced a man with an injured back on a pleasure craft eight miles off of Fenwick Beach, Delaware, Wednesday. A person from the vessel called the Coast Guard...

Coast Guard assists duck hunter in distress

Coast Guard assists duck hunter in distress
24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard assisted a man after his duck hunting boat overturned near Rehoboth Bay, Delaware, at about 7:40 a.m., Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Indian River in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, were notified by the man via radio, that his boat reportedly capsized when he shifted quickly in the boat while it was anchored...

Coast Guard, DENRC assist 2 on boat taking on water near Massey Head

Coast Guard, DENRC assist 2 on boat taking on water near Massey Head
USCG File Photo BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and Delaware Department of Natural Resources assisted two people on a vessel taking on water near Massey Ditch, Del., Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a report stating two people were aboard a 20-foot vessel taking on water. Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched a boatcrew...

Coast Guard, Gov. John Carney posthumously award Silver Lifesaving Medal in Delaware

Coast Guard, Gov. John Carney posthumously award Silver Lifesaving Medal in Delaware
Rear Adm. Meredith Austin, commander, Coast Guard 5th District (left), Amy Jo Fosdick (center left), Michael Manley Jr. (center), Andrew Short (center right) and Gov. John C. Carney (right), pose for a photo with the Silver Lifesaving Medal that was posthumously awarded to Michael Manley (Sr.), for rescuing his stepson, Andrew Short, at a ceremony held at Coast Guard Station Indian River, Rehoboth...

Coast Guard awards Silver Lifesaving Medal in Delaware

Coast Guard awards Silver Lifesaving Medal in Delaware
Senator Chris Coons pins the Silver Lifesaving Medal on Petty Officer 3rd Class Caleb Mabry during an award ceremony at Coast Guard Station Indian River, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, Friday Feb. 24, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Cmdr. Krystyn Pecora PHILADELPHIA – Senator Chris Coons and leaders from the Coast Guard’s Fifth District gathered at Coast Guard Station Indian River, Rehoboth...

Coast Guard rescues boaters near Lewes, Delaware

Coast Guard rescues boaters near Lewes, Delaware
PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued two people stranded in a sailboat near Lewes, Delaware, at 1 a.m., today. A boater aboard the 40-foot sailboat Margaritaville notified the Coast Guard via VHF marine band radio,  that they ran aground approximately 500-yards off the shore of Lewe. Both boaters were wearing life jackets at the time of the incident. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guard Station Indian River boatcrew rescues missing father and son

Coast Guard Station Indian River boatcrew rescues missing father and son
PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard rescued two men after they went missing near Mispillion, Delaware, Monday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a report at about 9 p.m. from a 911 dispatcher stating that a father and son were overdue after the men went boating near Cedar Creek Boat Ramp earlier Sunday afternoon. The Coast Guard and partner agencies searched for more than seven...