Coast Guard medevacs man from tug in Tampa Bay

Coast Guard medevacs man from tug in Tampa Bay
A Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew medevacs a man from the 142-foot tug ATV Legend in Tampa Bay, Florida, Nov. 27, 2019. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Steven Shaw ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a tug in Tampa Bay, Wednesday. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew medevaced a 53 year-old man from...

Coast Guard rescues 2 divers 25 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida

Coast Guard rescues 2 divers 25 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony L. Soto. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard rescued two divers from the water 25 miles west of Egmont Key, Florida, Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew hoisted one male diver and transported him to EMS for treatment. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response...

Coast Guard medevacs man to Tierra Verde, Florida

Coast Guard medevacs man to Tierra Verde, Florida
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boatcrew medevaced a man 33 miles offshore from Fort DeSoto, Florida, Oct. 13, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— A Coast Guard crew medevaced a man 33 miles offshore from Fort DeSoto, Florida, Sunday morning. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat—Medium boatcrew transported the man experiencing...

Coast Guard rescue 2 from capsized canoe in Apollo Beach, Florida

Coast Guard rescue 2 from capsized canoe in Apollo Beach, Florida
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 29-foot Response Boat-Small II boatcrew rescued two people holding onto a capsized canoe in Bullfrog Creek near Apollo Beach, Florida. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Thomas Geary ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard rescued two people from a capsized canoe in Bullfrog Creek near Apollo Beach, Florida, Wednesday morning. A Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard assists 5 near Tampa Bay Skyway Bridge

Coast Guard assists 5 near Tampa Bay Skyway Bridge
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg boatcrew assisted five people on a vessel taking on water near the Tampa Bay Skyway Bridge Sept. 29, 2019.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Andrew Crowton.) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted five people on a vessel taking on water near the Tampa Bay Skyway Bridge Sunday afternoon. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response...

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 3 fishermen 45 miles west of Egmont Key

Coast Guard, good Samaritan rescue 3 fishermen 45 miles west of Egmont Key
Coast Guard  45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony L. Soto. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – A good Samaritan rescued three fishermen Wednesday after their boat capsized approximately 45 miles west of Egmont Key. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew launched and once on scene embarked three people at about 9:45 p.m., from the good...

Coast Guard assist capsized USFSP sail students in St. Petersburg, Florida

Coast Guard assist capsized USFSP sail students in St. Petersburg, Florida
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg boatcrew tows four University of South Florida St. Petersburg students on two sailing vessels that were capsized in Bayboro Harbor St. Petersburg, Thursday, September 12, 2019.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Rebecka Hengstler. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard assisted multiple capsized and aground sail students from the University of...

Coast Guard medevacs woman off cruise ship in Tampa Bay

Coast Guard medevacs woman off cruise ship in Tampa Bay
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a 75-year-old woman Saturday in Tampa Bay. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg command center watchstanders received a call at 5:36 p.m. from medical personnel aboard the cruise ship Carnival Miracle stating a passenger was suffering from stroke like symptoms. A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 45-foot...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 4 after plane crash in St. Petersburg

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 4 after plane crash in St. Petersburg
Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard and good Samaritans rescued four people Wednesday after their plane crashed in the water near Albert Whitted Airport in St. Petersburg. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg received notification at 12:35 p.m. from a crew member aboard a 29-foot Response Boat-Small from Coast...