Coast Guard rescues 7 from sinking boat in Diamond Shoals

Coast Guard rescues 7 from sinking boat in Diamond Shoals
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard rescued seven people Wednesday after the 26-foot boat, Going Deep, started to sink approximately 14 miles east of Cape Hatteras, N.C. The boaters contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders at approximately 4:30 p.m. and reported their vessel was taking on water. The watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast and launched crews aboard...

Coast Guard, Good Samaritan rescue 6 from sinking boat

LYNNHAVEN INLET, Va. – A Good Samaritan and the crew of a Coast Guard cutter rescued six people from a sinking boat one and a half miles northeast of Lynnhaven Inlet at 12:15 p.m. Sunday.