Coast Guard suspends search for mariner in the water near Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard suspends search for mariner in the water near Juneau, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard suspended the active search for a 25-year-old man who went overboard from the fishing vessel Swift near Porpoise Island 40 miles west of Juneau, late Tuesday night. Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crews, Coast Guard Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crews, the Coast Guard Cutter Liberty crew, National Park Service boat crews and...

Coast Guard searching for missing mariner near Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard searching for missing mariner near Juneau, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing mariner in Icy Strait, 40 miles west of Juneau, Tuesday morning. A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and a Station Juneau 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew are searching for the second member of two person crew from the 34-foot fishing vessel Swift. The Coast Guard Cutter Liberty is en route from Auke Bay to assist...