Coast Guard suspends search for 2 missing men off Eastern Shore

Coast Guard suspends search for 2 missing men off Eastern Shore
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard suspended the search Thursday for two men missing approximately 15 miles east of Assateague Island, Md. Rescued was Patrick Small of New Bern, N.C. Missing are Steven and Walter Tate of New Bern, N.C. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Coast Guard 5th District watchstanders initially received an emergency position-indicating...

Coast Guard temporarily suspends search for 2 missing men off Eastern Shore

Coast Guard temporarily suspends search for 2 missing men off Eastern Shore
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard temporarily suspended the search Wednesday for two missing men approximately 15 miles east of Assateague Island, Md. Due to the low visibility from clouds, rainfall and on scene winds of 50 to 60 mph, the Coast Guard suspended the search until sunrise Thursday. Coast Guard 5th District watchstanders initially received an emergency position indicating radio beacon...

Coast Guard rescues 1, searches for 2 from fishing vessel off Eastern Shore

Coast Guard rescues 1, searches for 2 from fishing vessel off Eastern Shore
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is responding to a distressed fishing vessel approximately 15 miles east of Assateague Island, Md., Wednesday. One man located on a life raft has been rescued by an aircrew aboard an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C, and two other men are reported missing. Coast Guard Fifth District watchstanders initially received an emergency...