Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 60 miles SE of Atlantic City, NJ

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 60 miles SE of Atlantic City, NJ
A Coast Guard helicopter crew poses for a group photo after transferring a fisherman to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus in Galloway, N.J., Sunday, May 1, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard medevaced a fisherman Sunday off South Jersey. The 63-year-old man fell ill and was in need of medical attention while aboard a scallop boat 60 miles...

Coast Guard rescue crews assist sinking fishing vessel

Coast Guard rescue crews assist sinking fishing vessel
BOSTON — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Seneca assisted seven people aboard a sinking fishing vessel approximately 150 miles east of Cape Cod, Mass., at approximately 10 p.m. Saturday. Watchstanders from the Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England Command Center received a distress call from the 79-foot fishing vessel Linda at approximately 2:02 p.m. The vessel reported that they were taking...