Coast Guard, life jacket saves jet skier in Ocean City Inlet, Md.

Coast Guard, life jacket saves jet skier in Ocean City Inlet, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard rescued a man who fell off and became separated from his jet ski in Ocean City Inlet, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Ocean City were contacted by 911 dispatch at 5:07 p.m. and notified that a man reported, via cell phone, that he fell off of his jet ski and was unable to swim back to it. Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region deployed a 24-foot...

Coast Guard rescues 3 paddle boarders near Ocean City, NJ

Coast Guard rescues 3 paddle boarders near Ocean City, NJ
29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard rescued three people who fell from their paddle boards and became stuck in a marsh near Ocean City New Jersey, Thursday. The Coast Guard was notified by Ocean City Police Department of the three people in distress and launched a 29-foot Response Boat-Small rescue crew from Coast Guard Station Ocean City, New Jersey at 10:45 a.m. The...

Coast Guard medevacs woman suffering chest pains 47 miles off Ocean City

Coast Guard medevacs woman suffering chest pains 47 miles off Ocean City
Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard medevaced a 63-year-old woman suffering chest pains approximately 47 miles off Ocean City, Maryland, Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received an emergency call by marine band radio at about 7 a.m., stating a woman was suffering from a possible heart attack...

Coast Guard, Maryland responders search for 2 from plane crash

Coast Guard, Maryland responders search for 2 from plane crash
Coast Guard Station Ocean City 25-foot Response Boat-Small file photo BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard, Maryland State Police and Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police are searching for two missing people by air and water Thursday, after debris from their small plane was found in the water near Ocean City Inlet. Missing are Banica Richard Robinson and Marcson Ngwa. The Air Force Rescue Coordination...

Coast Guard, Good Samaritans respond to vessel fire off Ocean City, Md.

Coast Guard, Good Samaritans respond to vessel fire off Ocean City, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and good Samaritans responded to a vessel on fire approximately 13 miles southeast of Ocean City Friday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a distress call via VHF-FM 16 from the operator of the vessel Hard Decision stating he had an electrical fire aboard his vessel and required assistance. Sector M-NCR personnel relayed...

Coast Guard medevacs man suffering possible heart attack

Coast Guard medevacs man suffering possible heart attack
Coast Guard Station Ocean City 25-foot Response Boat-Small file photo BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard medevaced a man suffering from symptoms of a possible heart attack approximately 20 miles east of Ocean City Tuesday afternoon. Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a report from Coast Guard Station Ocean City of a 68-year-old male aboard the vessel Morning Star suffering...

Coast Guard assists disabled boat with 5 adults and a dog aboard

Coast Guard assists disabled boat with 5 adults and a dog aboard
Coast Guard Cutter Lawrence Lawson file photo PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard assisted a disabled vessel 70 miles off Virginia coast, Tuesday. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads Command Center in Portsmouth received a call at approximately 6:45 a.m. that a 60-foot recreational fishing vessel with five adults and a dog aboard was disabled and adrift about 70 miles east of Cape...

Coast Guard, partner agencies medevac man with neck injury near Assateague Island, Md.

Coast Guard, partner agencies medevac man with neck injury near Assateague Island, Md.
24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photo BALTIMORE — Coast Guard and local partner agency personnel medevaced a man with a neck injury north of Assateague Island Monday morning. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region received a report stating a man jumped from his boat into shallow water and sustained a neck injury. The man was taken ashore by other boaters...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from water near Ocean City, Md.

Coast Guard rescues 3 from water near Ocean City, Md.
24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photo BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard rescued three people from the water in Ocean City Sunday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Ocean City received a report from Ocean City Beach Patrol stating a person on the north end of the jetty was swept into the inlet by the current. Two members of OCBP jumped in the water to assist but were also swept...