Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water Delaware River

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water Delaware River
A 29-foot Response Boat-Small from Coast Guard Station Philadelphia. US Coast Guard File Photo. PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 30-year-old man in the Delaware River in the vicinity of Central Waterfront, Saturday. The Coast Guard searched a total of 87 square miles over the course of 3.5 hours. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received the initial...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in Delaware River

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in Delaware River
A 29-foot Response Boat-Small from Coast Guard Station Philadelphia. US Coast Guard file photo. PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard is currently searching for a 30-year-old man in the Delaware River in the vicinity of Central Waterfront, Saturday. A 29-foot Response Boat-Small II boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Philadelphia is currently searching. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received...

Coast Guard and partner agencies respond to fire at Port of Wilmington

Coast Guard and partner agencies respond to fire at Port of Wilmington
WILMINGTON, Del. – The Coast Guard, Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Wilmington Fire Department, and New Castle Fire Department responded to a fire aboard a Dole Containerized Fruit Carrier at the Port of Wilmington, late Monday evening. There were 30 people onboard at the time of the incident, and no reported injuries. The vessel contacted Coast Guard Sector Delaware...

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer near Delanco, New Jersey

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer near Delanco, New Jersey
Coast Guard Station Philadelphia 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo. DELANCO, N.J. — The Coast Guard and local partner agencies are searching for a missing 22-year-old male swimmer in the vicinity of Delanco on the Delaware River, Sunday afternoon. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay watchstanders received a relayed report from the City of Burlington Police Department Dispatch notifying them of the...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Delaware City

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Delaware City
This map image displays the search patterns conducted by the Coast Guard during a search for a boater that went missing May 15, 2020.  U.S. Coast Guard photo DELAWARE CITY, Del. — The Coast Guard suspended the search Saturday night for a boater that went missing Friday evening four miles south of Delaware City. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center had received a report...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Delaware City

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Delaware City
DELAWARE CITY, Del. — The Coast Guard is searching for a boater that went missing late Friday evening four miles south of Delaware City. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center received a report that a boater contacted emergency services when his friend went missing after their boat capsized in waters around Augustine Beach. A Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City MH-65...

Coast Guard rescues two people near Benjamin Franklin Bridge, PA

Coast Guard rescues two people near Benjamin Franklin Bridge, PA
A 29-foot Response Boat-Small from Coast Guard Station Philadelphia. US Coast Guard File Photo. PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard rescued two men after their personal watercraft overturned near the Benjamin Franklin Bridge Friday afternoon. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a call from a Good Samaritan at approximately 11:30 a.m. who reported two persons in the water clinging...

Coast Guard searching for man in Delaware River

Coast Guard searching for man in Delaware River
Coast Guard Station Philadelphia 25-foot Response Boat-Small file photo PHILADELPHIA—The Coast Guard and others are searching for a man in the Delaware River near Hawk Island, New Jersey. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Command Center in Philadelphia received initial notification at about 5:40 p.m. Monday that several people in the water required assistance in the vicinity of...

Coast Guard suspends search for boater off Helms Cove, N.J. after body found

Coast Guard suspends search for boater off Helms Cove, N.J. after body found
USCG FIle Photo PHILADELPHIA –The Coast Guard suspended their search for a missing boater after a Penns Grove Police Department officer conducting a shore patrol reported discovering a body, later identified by police, to be the missing individual, off Helms Cove New Jersey, at approximately 11 p.m., Sunday. “Our condolences go out to the loved ones of this individual during this difficult...