Coast Guard searching for missing jet skier near Fort Morgan

Coast Guard searching for missing jet skier near Fort Morgan
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is searching for a missing jet skier near Fort Morgan, Alabama, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a call from the Baldwin County 911 at approximately 3:40 p.m., stating a jet skier was reportedly struck by lightning and then dragged behind the Jet Ski. The watchstanders directed the launch of Coast Guard rescue crews. The reporting source stated...

Coast Guard rescues two from jet ski crash in Key West

Coast Guard rescues two from jet ski crash in Key West
MIAMI – Two jet skiers were rescued out the water by a Coast Guard smallboat crew in the vicinity of Man of War Harbor, Fla., Monday. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received notification that two jet skiers, one male and one female, allided with channel marker two in Man of War Harbor resulting in the two individuals falling in the water and in distress. Coast Guard watchstanders...

Coast Guard crews continue search for missing jet skier, assess ports

Coast Guard crews continue search for missing jet skier, assess ports
MOBILE, Ala. — Coast Guard aircrews are taking to the sky again in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac to continue the search for a missing person and assess the condition of local ports, Wednesday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter and crew has been launched to continue the search for a 47-year-old, male who was reported missing at approximately 8:30 p.m., Monday. An HC-144 Ocean Sentry fixed-wing aircraft...

Coast Guard locates 2 overdue jet skiers near Long Beach Island, NJ

Coast Guard locates 2 overdue jet skiers near Long Beach Island, NJ
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard located two jet skiers Monday near Long Beach Island after being reported overdue late Sunday. A boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Barnegat Light heard a whistle near an island while searching Barnegat Bay, which led them to the father and son who were overdue. The Station Barnegat Light boatcrew transferred the father and son ashore with no medical concerns. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard rescues multiple mariners on the west side of Molokai

HONOLULU — Rescue teams from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point, Coast Guard Station Honolulu and Maui Fire Department came to the aid of two different mariners on the west side of Maui Saturday. The Coast Guard assisted boaters aboard a 20-foot recreational vessel taking on water and assisted two persons aboard a disabled jet ski. Honolulu based Coast Guard Search and Rescue Coordinators...

Coast Guard rescues jet skier in distress near Nestucca Bay, Ore.

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued a jet skier in distress near the entrance to Nestucca Bay, Ore., Friday. Coast Guard Group North Bend, Ore., received a call at approximately 2 p.m., stating a jet skier had rolled and stalled his watercraft after jumping a wave. An HH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station North Bend, already in flight, was diverted to the area. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard locates missing jet skier

SAN PEDRO, Calif. – The Coast Guard and Baywatch lifeguards searched for and located a missing 60-year-old jet skier who was reported overdue near Catalina Island, Calif., Monday evening. A MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles and the Coast Guard Cutter Halibut were launched after a friend reported the man missing, when he did not return as planned two hours...

Air Station Traverse City rescues overdue jet skier in Lake Michigan

GREEN BAY, Wis. — A helicopter crew from U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City rescued an overdue jet skier about four miles east of Green Bay at about 10 p.m., June 9, 2010.

Coast Guard responds to jet skier in distress

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard responded to a jet skier in distress approximately 1 mile north of Anclote Key, Fla., Saturday.