Coast Guard, local agencies search for person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain

Coast Guard, local agencies search for person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for a person in the water and a 14-foot johnboat in Lake Pontchartrain near Seabrook Bridge, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from a motorist driving on the bridge who reported seeing a person fall from a capsized 14-foot johnboat in Lake Pontchartrain at 2:39 p.m. The good Samaritan reportedly pulled over to...

Coast Guard rescues 2 near Love Point, Md.

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard rescued two people that were disabled and adrift near Love Point in the Chesapeake Bay Friday.