Coast Guard, Hawaii County Fire suspend active search for missing scuba diver near Big Island

Coast Guard, Hawaii County Fire suspend active search for missing scuba diver near Big Island
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard and Hawaii County Fire Department suspended the search Saturday for missing 69-year-old Diana Wolking presumed swept out to sea while diving near Puako Beach, Big Island. “To suspend an active search and rescue case without definitive resolution is one of the most difficult decisions to make,” said Capt. Shannon Gilreath, commander, Coast Guard Sector Honolulu. “We...

Coast Guard, Hawaii County Fire Department continue search for missing diver near Big Island

Coast Guard, Hawaii County Fire Department continue search for missing diver near Big Island
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard and Hawaii County Fire Department continue the search for a missing diver off Puako Beach, Big Island, Thursday. The Coast Guard Cutter Kittiwake, an 87-foot coastal patrol boat homeported in Honolulu, an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew and HC-130 Hercules airplane crew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point continue searching for 69-year-old Diana Wolking. A helicopter...