Coast Guard suspends search for missing canoers near Annapolis

Coast Guard suspends search for missing canoers near Annapolis
ANNAPOLIS, Md — The Coast Guard suspended the search Friday evening for two canoers who went missing near Herring Bay, Maryland, Thursday evening. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capitol Region command center initially received a report from Maryland State Police members that two individuals were seen struggling to return to shore in a canoe near Herring Bay and not seen...

Coast Guard assists ailing man aboard sailboat near Chesapeake Beach, Md.

Coast Guard assists ailing man aboard sailboat near Chesapeake Beach, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard assisted an ailing 77-year-old man aboard a sailboat anchored just off Chesapeake Beach Inlet Sunday evening. Two reporting sources notified watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region’s command center that a 26-foot sailboat with two people aboard appeared to be floundering just outside the inlet. One of the two people aboard the sailboat called...

Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard off Annapolis, Md.

Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard off Annapolis, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended its search Friday for a man believed to have entered the water Thursday near Sandy Point State Park off Annapolis. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Thursday at approximately 9 p.m. from Anne Arundel Fire Rescue stating a man not wearing a life jacket fell overboard from a sailboat. Coast Guard crews involved in the search efforts included: A...

Coast Guard suspends search for man, 64, near Oxford, Md.

Coast Guard suspends search for man, 64, near Oxford, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended its search Tuesday for a 64-year-old man believed to have entered the water in the Choptank River near Oxford. Missing is Ingvard Edward Aasvik. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Monday at approximately 8:30 p.m. from Maryland Natural Resources Police personnel of a boat washing up on shore. The search for Aasvik included Coast Guard...

Coast Guard, MNRP search for man, 64, near Oxford, Md.

Coast Guard, MNRP search for man, 64, near Oxford, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and Maryland Natural Resources Police are searching for a 64-year-old man Tuesday in the Choptank River near Oxford. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Monday at approximately 8:30 p.m. from MNRP personnel of a boat washing up on shore. A Coast Guard boat crew aboard a 29-foot Response Boat – Small launched from Coast Guard Station Oxford...

Coast Guard medevacs man near Tilghman Island, Md.

Coast Guard medevacs man near Tilghman Island, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard medevaced a 58-year-old man Monday from a sailboat near Tilghman Island. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Baltimore received a report from the sailboat Savannah Grace at approximately 6:30 p.m. Monday, stating a man aboard the boat was suffering from stroke-like symptoms. Watchstanders from Sector Baltimore launched a 29-foot Response boat-Small II crew from Coast...

1 rescued, 1 recovered after Coast Guard and local authorities respond to report of bridge jumpers near Cambridge, Md.

1 rescued, 1 recovered after Coast Guard and local authorities respond to report of bridge jumpers near Cambridge, Md.
BALTIMORE — An 18-year-old male was rescued and another 18-year-old was recovered deceased Wednesday after the two jumped off the Senator Malkus Jr. Bridge into the Choptank River near Cambridge. A passerby contacted Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders at approximately 5 p.m., reporting the two jumped from the bridge wearing swim trunks. The reporting source said one did not resurface. A...

Coast Guard, local agencies suspend response to mayday call near Annapolis, Md.

Coast Guard, local agencies suspend response to mayday call near Annapolis, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard and local agencies are suspending their response Thursday afternoon to a mayday call, which is believed to have originated approximately 15 miles south of Annapolis, Md. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Baltimore command center heard a mayday broadcast on VHF-FM Ch. 16 at approximately 6:30 p.m. Wednesday followed by another broadcast shortly thereafter. The watchstanders...

Coast Guard suspends search for 1 near Breezy Point, Md.

Coast Guard suspends search for 1 near Breezy Point, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended its search at 11:45 a.m. Sunday for a 28-year-old man after the boat he was aboard capsized 15 nautical miles south of Annapolis, Md., near Breezy Point, Md., Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Baltimore received a call at 3:30 a.m. Saturday from a crewmember aboard a fishing boat reporting they had rescued two people clinging to a crab pot. The two...