Coast Guard rescues missing diver near Shark River, N.J.

Coast Guard rescues missing diver near Shark River, N.J.
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ryan Keegan. SHARK RIVER, N.J. — The Coast Guard rescued a missing diver near Shark River Inlet Saturday afternoon after she was reported missing by her dive group. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay received a distress call via VHF-FM radio Channel 16 at 11:20 a.m. from the captain of the commercial dive...

Coast Guard responds to dive accident off NJ coast

MANASQUAN INET, N.J. — The Coast Guard responded to a dive accident approximately 20 miles off the New Jersey coast here Sunday. Coast Guard watchstanders at Station Manasquan Inlet received a radio hail via VHF-FM channel 16 at 10 a.m. from a crewmember aboard the commercial dive vessel Gypsy Blood reporting a dive accident. The crewmember stated a man was unresponsive after a dive and was in need...