Coast Guard responds to grounded fishing vessel near Half Moon Bay

Coast Guard responds to grounded fishing vessel near Half Moon Bay
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard responded to a commercial fishing vessel grounded on shore near Half Moon Bay Friday night. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco Command Center watchstanders were notified at 11:22 p.m. Friday from a 50-foot commercial fishing vessel that had run aground near Half Moon Bay seven miles south of Pillar Point Harbor. A Coast Guard MH-65 helicopter crew launched from Air...

Coast Guard searches for missing man near Half Moon Bay, Calif.

Coast Guard searches for missing man near Half Moon Bay, Calif.
ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard and other emergency response agencies are searching for a 22 year-old man reported missing in the waters around Half Moon Bay near Pillar Point. The man, wearing a black t-shirt and shorts, was reportedly playing football on the beach Roosevelt Beach with a friend and was last seen in the surf at approximately 2:48 p.m. The search is being conducted by a helicopter...

Coast Guard searches for overdue plane near Half Moon Bay

Coast Guard searches for overdue plane near Half Moon Bay
SAN FRANCISCO – The Coast Guard is searching for a man who was flying a small plane that may have crashed after takeoff from the Half Moon Bay Area airport yesterday morning. Missing is Andrew Hayden, 75. Hayden’s wife contacted the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center at about 8 p.m., and reported him overdue. The Air Force RCC reviewed the radar track lines and found the last radar hit was just...

Coast Guard responds to sheen in Pillar Point

SAN FRANCISCO – The Coast Guard and the California Department of Fish and Game Office of Spill Prevention and Response will return to Pillar Point Harbor in Half Moon Bay, Calif. today, to commence operations to secure the source of a diesel leak that occurred from a sunken recreational vessel yesterday.