Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 2 in sinking vessel near Key West

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 2 in sinking vessel near Key West
Coast Guard Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan assisted five boaters Friday after their boat began taking on water approximately 44 miles north of Key West. Coast Guard Sector Key West Command Center watchstanders received a call from a good Samaritan at approximately 9:20 a.m., stating that a motor vessel with five people aboard...

Coast Guard repatriates 28 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 28 migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba
A Coast Guard Station Key West 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement boatcrew, a Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo boatcrew, and a Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations marine unit intercept a 26-foot rustic vessel in the Florida Straits Tuesday, July 17, 2018 with 28 Cuban migrants aboard. U.S. Coast Guard photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard Cutter Isaac Mayo crew repatriated 28...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Getaway near Marathon

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Getaway near Marathon
Coast Guard Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced an 81-year-old man from the cruise ship, Norwegian Getaway, Monday approximately 44 miles southeast of Marathon. The crew of the Norwegian Getaway notified Coast Guard 7th District watchstanders at approximately 11:50 p.m. Sunday of an 81-year-old man aboard the cruise ship suffering from heart...

Coast Guard transfers unresponsive man to Monroe County coroner in Key West

Coast Guard transfers unresponsive man to Monroe County coroner in Key West
Coast Guard Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard transferred an unresponsive 67-year-old man to a local coroner Tuesday after reportedly falling from the upper deck of his boat and landing on his head approximately 20 miles south of Key West. At approximately 11 p.m. Monday, Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a report from a crewmember aboard...

Coast Guard suspends search for 59-year-old man near Key West

Coast Guard suspends search for 59-year-old man near Key West
USCG file photo KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard suspended their search Tuesday at 7:42 p.m. for Robert McCabe, 59, missing in the vicinity of Lakes Passage near Key West. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector Key West Command Center received a distress call from four people aboard a 27-foot cabin cruiser at 6:25 p.m. Sunday, reporting McCabe had fallen overboard. The watchstanders directed the launch...

Search for 59-year-old man continues near Key West

Search for 59-year-old man continues near Key West
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard continues searching for a 59-year-old man in the vicinity of Lakes Passage near Key West, Tuesday. Missing is Robert McCabe, 59, last seen wearing gray swim trunks and reported falling overboard a 27-foot cabin cruiser west of Key West. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a distress call...

Coast Guard continues search for 60-year-old man near Key West

Coast Guard continues search for 60-year-old man near Key West
Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft—Law Enforcement file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard continues its search for a 60-year-old man in the vicinity of Lake Passage near Key West, Monday. Missing is Robert McHabe, 60, last seen wearing gray swim trunks and reported falling overboard a 27-foot cabin cruiser west of Key West. Rescue crews a part of the search are: A Coast Guard Station Key West...

Coast Guard searching 60-year-old man near Key West

Coast Guard searching 60-year-old man near Key West
Coast Guard Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a 60-year-old man in the vicinity of Lake Passage near Key West, Monday. Missing is Robert McHabe, 60, last seen wearing gray swim trunks and reported falling overboard a 27-foot cabin cruiser west of Key West. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West Command Center received a call from...

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Getaway near Key West

Coast Guard medevacs man from cruise ship Norwegian Getaway near Key West
Coast Guard Station Key West 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a 72-year-old man from the cruise ship, Norwegian Getaway Monday approximately 60 miles south of Key West. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a notification at approximately 2:50 a.m. from the crew of the cruise ship stating a man aboard was suffering from stomach pains and required...