Coast Guard assists sinking fishing boat off Key West

Coast Guard assists sinking fishing boat off Key West
The captain of the fishing boat Kayden Nicole talks to a Station Key West boat crew about 40 miles off the coast of Key West, Aug. 31, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — A Coast Guard Station Key West boat crew assisted the 73-foot commercial fishing boat, Kayden Nicole, after it started taking on water about 46 miles northwest of Key West on Monday. The Kayden Nicole’s emergency positioning...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from fishing vessel off Crystal River

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 53-year-old male Tuesday approximately 75-miles west of Crystal River, Fla. Rescued is Guy Derash, 53. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders were notified at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, from the 73-foot Fort Myers Beach-homeported commercial fishing vessel Kayden Nicole, that a crewmember had been suffering from possible seizure-like...