Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters near Montauk Point, New York

Coast Guard rescues 2 boaters near Montauk Point, New York
USCG File Photo NEW YORK – A Coast Guard boatcrew rescued two individuals who were aboard a foldable-boat that was taking on water and drifting out to sea near Montauk Point, New York, Saturday afternoon. At approximately 3:30 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound received a distress call on channel-16 from an individual aboard a 10-foot foldable boat stating that they were...

Coast Guard conducts medevac 65 miles south of Montauk, N.Y.

Coast Guard conducts medevac 65 miles south of Montauk, N.Y.
USCG File PhotoNEW YORK — A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a 47-year-old man 65 miles south of Montauk, N.Y., Friday. At 8:25 a.m., the fishing vessel Braedon Michael notified Coast Guard Station Montauk, who then relayed to Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound, of a crewmember aboard who was experiencing flu like symptoms and was in and out of consciousness. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter...

Coast Guard crews assist disabled yacht near Orient Point, New York

Coast Guard crews assist disabled yacht near Orient Point, New York
NEW YORK – Coast Guard crewmembers from Station Montauk and Station New London assisted a boater in distress near Orient Point, New York, Thursday night. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Montauk) NEW YORK – Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Montauk and Coast Guard Station New London assisted a boater in distress near Orient Point, New York, Thursday night. At approximately 4:00 p.m. watchstanders...

Coast Guard Station Montauk rescues four from Lake Montauk

Coast Guard Station Montauk rescues four from Lake Montauk
NEW YORK — Crewmembers from Coast Guard Station Montauk rescued four people in distress in Lake Montauk, Long Island, New York, Saturday. At approximately 5:30 p.m., watchstanders at Station Montauk received a call from a good Samaritan on shore advising that five people were treading water in the lake directly next to paddleboards and kayaks. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound Command Center...

Coast Guard rescues three mariners after vessel catches fire near Cerberus Shoal

Coast Guard rescues three mariners after vessel catches fire near Cerberus Shoal
NEW YORK – Coast Guard Station New London crewmembers rescued three mariners after their vessel caught on fire at 6:45 A.M., Sunday, near Cerberus Shoal. A father of one of the mariners notified Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound that the 50-foot long liner Long Shot was burning near Fisher’s Island. The crewmembers had abandoned ship and boarded a life raft. Watchstanders at Sector Long Island...

Coast Guard crews suspend the search for a possible person in the water off of Plum Island

Coast Guard crews suspend the search for a possible person in the water off of Plum Island
NEW YORK – Coast Guard crews suspended the search for a possible person in the water off of Plum Island, New York, Wednesday evening. The search was suspended at approximately 5:30 p.m., Wednesday after Coast Guard and local agencies searched continuously for 26 hours covering more than 890 square miles. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound were notified by a good Samaritan who...

Coast Guard crews continue to search for a possible person in the water off of Plum Island

Coast Guard crews continue to search for a possible person in the water off of Plum Island
NEW YORK – Coast Guard crews continue to search for a possible person in the water off of Plum Island, New York, Wednesday. Coast Guard watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound were notified by a good Samaritan who located an overturned kayak off of East Point, Plum Island at approximately 3:20 p.m., Tuesday. A smallboat from Coast Guard Station Montauk and an MH-60 Jayhawk Helicopter...

Coast Guard crews searching for possible person in the water off of Plum Island

Coast Guard crews searching for possible person in the water off of Plum Island
NEW YORK – Coast Guard crews continue to search for a possible person in the water off of Plum Island, New York, Monday. Coast Guard watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound were notified by a good Samaritan who located an overturned kayak off of East Point, Plum Island at approximately 3:20 p.m., Monday. A smallboat from Coast Guard Station Montauk and an MH-60 Jayhawk Helicopter...

Coast Guard, local police apprehend intoxicated boaters in New York

Coast Guard, local police apprehend intoxicated boaters in New York
State and federal marine law enforcement officers will be working together during Operation Dry Water, June 26-28 looking for boaters whose Blood Alcohol Content exceeds the legal limit of .08%. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Adam Eggers NEW YORK – The Coast Guard apprehended an intoxicated boater Saturday near Montauk Inlet, New York. At approximately 9:00 p.m. a boatcrew from...