Coast Guard rescues mariner beset by weather 1 mile north of Hull Creek, Virginia

Coast Guard rescues mariner beset by weather 1 mile north of Hull Creek, Virginia
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard rescued a man from his disabled 35-foot sailing vessel 1 mile north of Hull Creek, Virginia, Wednesday. Watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region command center received an alert via VHF-FM channel 16 from a mariner stating his engine and sails were inoperable due to inclement weather. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard searching for 2 missing teenagers near Saint Inigoes

Coast Guard searching for 2 missing teenagers near Saint Inigoes
Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo. BALTIMORE, Md. — The Coast Guard is searching for two teenagers reported missing in the vicinity of Saint Inigoes on the Potomac River, Tuesday. Missing are: Vladimir Clark, a 15-year-old male described as 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing approximately 135-pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Jesse Oleg, a 13-year-old...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger near Point Lookout, Maryland

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger near Point Lookout, Maryland
45-foot Response Boat – Medium (U.S. Coast Guard File photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. Masaschi) BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard medevaced a 71-year-old woman suffering a possible cardiac event from a cruise ship approximately 8-miles off Point Lookout, Maryland, Sunday. A crewmember aboard the cruise ship Carnival Pride contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital...

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing boater near White Point Beach

Coast Guard suspends its search for missing boater near White Point Beach
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended its search Sunday for a missing boater southeast of White Point Beach. The search for the man began after he and three boaters went missing after requesting emergency assistance when his boat began taking on water Saturday evening during declining weather. One boater was located Sunday at approximately 6:30 a.m. on top of the overturned hull of the vessel. At...

Coast Guard rescues paddleboater near Scotland, Md.

Coast Guard rescues paddleboater near Scotland, Md.
From left to right: Petty Officer 3rd Class Sarah Peterson, Petty Officer 2nd Class Gary Kovack, Seaman Apprentice Bry Huebel, and Seaman Thomas Magness pose with the rescued boater and the other three boaters who had gone overboard Tuesday March 29, 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Christopher Vincent BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard rescued a boater Tuesday from Tanner Creek...

Coast Guard medevacs man, 52, near St. Inigoes, Md.

Coast Guard medevacs man, 52, near St. Inigoes, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard medevaced a 52-year-old unconscious man Tuesday near St. Inigoes. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report from a crewmember aboard the Capt Ray at approximately 6:30 p.m. stating a crewmember was breathing but unconscious. Sector Baltimore launched a 45-foot Response Boat – Medium boat crew from Coast Guard Station St. Inigoes. The RBM crew transferred...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship near Point Lookout State Park, Md.

Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship near Point Lookout State Park, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard medevaced an 84-year-old woman suffering chest pains Monday while transiting near Patuxent River Naval Air Station. Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders received a report Sunday at approximately 9:30 p.m. from a crewmemeber aboard the Carnival Pride cruise ship, indicating an 84-year-old woman aboard was suffering from chest pain. A boat crew aboard a 45-foot...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmers near Cove Point Light Station, Md.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmers near Cove Point Light Station, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard suspended its search Saturday for two missing swimmers near Cove Point Light Station. Calvert County 911 Dispatch notified Coast Guard Sector Baltimore watchstanders Friday at approximately 7:30 p.m. reporting the two swimmers had not returned to shore. The Coast Guard searched an 80-square-mile area for the missing men. “After more than 16 hours of searching...

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for missing swimmers near Cove Point Light Station, Md.

Coast Guard, partner agencies search for missing swimmers near Cove Point Light Station, Md.
BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard, along with state and local agencies, are searching for two missing swimmers Saturday near Cove Point Light Station. Missing are two white males approximately 40 years old. One of the men is approximately 280 pounds with tattoos wearing black and blue swim trunks. The second male was described as having long gray hair also wearing black and blue shorts. Calvert County...