Coast Guard safety zone established over unexploded munitions

Click to enlarge NEW YORK-The Coast Guard has established a temporary safety zone in the vicinity of unexploded ordinance, which was discovered earlier this year in Gravesend Bay, Brooklyn, N.Y. The 110-yard zone is southeast of the Verrazano tower (Brooklyn side). The safety zone has been established to ensure the safety of people or boats transiting the area and to also prevent underwater activities...

Coast Guard continues to investigate tanker ship with ruptured tank in Gravesend Bay

NEW YORK – The Coast Guard is continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding a tanker ship in Gravesend Bay that ruptured a tank around 9 a.m today.

Coast Guard responding to tanker ship with ruptured tank in Brooklyn’s Gravesend Bay

NEW YORK – The Coast Guard is responding to a tanker ship in Gravesend Bay that ruptured a tank around 9 a.m today.