Coast Guard rescues 3 near Clearwater Beach

Coast Guard rescues 3 near Clearwater Beach
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small II file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Barry Bena ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A Coast Guard Station Sand Key 29-foot Response Boat-Small boat crew rescued three boaters from an overturned 8-foot vessel near Clearwater Beach, Thursday. The Station Sand Key boat crew transported the survivors to Seminole Boat Ramp without any medical injuries or concerns. Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs man 40 miles west of Hernando Beach

Coast Guard medevacs man 40 miles west of Hernando Beach
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a recreational vessel 40 miles west of Hernando Beach, Florida Monday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew responded to the call and safely transported the man to Tampa General Hospital. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a VHF marine...

Coast Guard rescues 2 from overturned vessel off Clearwater, Florida

Coast Guard rescues 2 from overturned vessel off Clearwater, Florida
A Coast Guard Station Sand Key 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew recovers a man and woman from an overturned 24-foot vessel 14 miles off Clearwater, Florida March 21, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters from an overturned 24-foot vessel 14 miles off Clearwater, Saturday. A Coast Guard Station Sand Key 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew...

Coast Guard, partner agencies locate overdue man in Port Richey

Coast Guard, partner agencies locate overdue man in Port Richey
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Michael De Nyse ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard and partner agencies located a missing man in Port Richey, Wednesday. Cole Torrent, 28, was located by a Pasco County Sheriff’s Office Marine Unit after he was reported overdue on a jet ski Tuesday by his friend. He was transported to Nick’s...

Coast Guard assists 3 near Clearwater, Florida

Coast Guard assists 3 near Clearwater, Florida
A Coast Guard Station Sand Key 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 15 miles west of Clearwater, Florida, Oct. 12, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Fireman Patrick Brown) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 15 miles west of Clearwater, Florida, Saturday evening. A Coast Guard Station Sand Key 45-foot...

Coast Guard medevacs unconscious diver

Coast Guard medevacs unconscious diver
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— A Coast Guard crew medevaced a 23-year-old male Saturday afternoon from Thompson Reef. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg command center watchstanders were notified at 12:30 p.m. that a free diver was found by a friend to be unconscious and was conducting CPR. Watchstanders launched a Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60...

Coast Guard, partner agencies assists disabled, overdue vessel west of Caladesi Island

Coast Guard, partner agencies assists disabled, overdue vessel west of Caladesi Island
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard assisted a disabled and overdue vessel Monday off the coast of Caladesi Island. Four children and four adults were assisted. FWC located four children and two adults on Caladesi Island. They were transported to Seminole boat ramp. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); At 9:37 p.m., Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg...

Coast Guard, Navy rescue 3 from water 10 miles west of Clearwater Pass

Coast Guard, Navy rescue 3 from water 10 miles west of Clearwater Pass
U.S. Navy Research Vessel Sea Fighter (FSF 1) file photo by Mr. John F. Williams CLEARWATER, Fla. — The Coast Guard and Navy rescued three people from the water Saturday after their vessel began taking on water 10 miles west of Clearwater Pass. At 12:15 p.m., Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a 911 relay of a vessel taking on water with three people aboard. Watchstanders issued...

Coast Guard rescues 3 after boat capsizes in Clearwater Pass

Coast Guard rescues 3 after boat capsizes in Clearwater Pass
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued three boaters whose vessel sank in Longboat Pass, Florida, April 20, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Sand Key) CLEARWATER, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued three people Saturday after their 25-foot boat capsized in Clearwater Pass. Rescued were Zephyr Humphries, James Hutton and Leanne Hutton. At 3:30 p.m. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders...