Coast Guard responds to boat fires in Hammond Marina

Coast Guard responds to boat fires in Hammond Marina
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat -Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Rob Lester CHICAGO – The Coast Guard responded to two recreational vessels that caught fire and sank in Hammond Marina in Hammond, Indiana following an explosion, Tuesday. Coast Guard Station Calumet Harbor received a call from 911 dispatch early Tuesday about two boats on fire in the marina. A boat crew launched aboard...

Coast Guard and Fire Department respond to gasoline sheen in Key Largo

KEY LARGO, Fla. – Coast Guard and Key Largo Fire Department personnel responded to a report of a gasoline sheen originating from a partially sunken vessel in Key Largo Friday. At approximately 6:15 p.m. Friday, Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., watchstanders received notification from a good Samaritan that a 20–foot pleasure craft had partially sunk at its slip at Molasses Reef Marina and was...