Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard near Baton Rouge

Coast Guard suspends search for man overboard near Baton Rouge
USCG MH-65 File PhotoNEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a man overboard from the motor vessel American Queen near Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Rescue crews searched for more than 100 miles of the Lower Mississippi River for approximately 32 hours. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a radio call at 2:03 a.m. Wednesday on VHF-FM channel 16 from the crew of...

Coast Guard searching for man overboard near Baton Rouge

Coast Guard searching for man overboard near Baton Rouge
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is searching for a man overboard from the motor vessel American Queen Wednesday near mile marker 229 of the Mississippi River around Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a radio call at 2:03 a.m. on VHF-FM channel 16 from the crew of the American Queen...

Coast Guard suspends search for person in Baltimore Harbor

Coast Guard suspends search for person in Baltimore Harbor
The Coast Guard searching for a person in the water after he was last seen entering the water in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore.  (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man who was seen entering Baltimore Harbor, Saturday. The Baltimore County Fire Department received the initial notification from the Canopy by Hilton Baltimore Harbor Point hotel...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in Baltimore Harbor

Coast Guard searching for person in the water in Baltimore Harbor
Baltimore Inner Harbor file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew S. MasaschiBALTIMORE – The Coast Guard and partner agencies are searching for a person in the water after he was last seen entering the water in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore. The Baltimore County Fire Department received the initial notification from the Canopy by Hilton Baltimore Harbor Point hotel security that they witnessed...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger off Southwest Pass

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger off Southwest Pass
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NEW ORLEANS–The Coast Guard medevaced a cruise ship passenger Sunday approximately 23 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. Coast Guard District Eight watchstanders received a call at approximately 10:58 a.m. stating a man was experiencing issues breathing aboard the cruise ship Carnival Dream stemming from previous medical...

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 72 miles offshore

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 72 miles offshore
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 helicopter crew arrives on-scene to medevac a woman from the Carnival Glory approximately 72 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana on Nov. 20, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard by Air Station New Orleans) NEW ORLEANS–The Coast Guard medevaced a cruise ship passenger Saturday approximately 72 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans...

Coast Guard rescues 2 from water in Sapelo Sound

SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Coast Guard rescued two men from the water in Sapelo Sound after their vessel capsized, Friday. A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew hoisted two men from the water and transported them to Hunter Army Airfield with no medical concerns. Both survivors were wearing life jackets. Coast Guard Sector Charleston watchstanders received a Mayday call on VHF...

Coast Guard medevacs worker near Grand Isle, Louisiana

Coast Guard medevacs worker near Grand Isle, Louisiana
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ryan Pierce NEW ORLEANS–The Coast Guard medevaced a platform worker Friday approximately 18 miles southeast of Grand Isle, Louisiana. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a call at approximately 2:40 a.m. stating a worker offshore was experiencing siezure like symptoms. Watchstanders coordinated the launch...

Coast Guard aids rescue of 10 adults, 4 children near Forks, WA

Coast Guard aids rescue of 10 adults, 4 children near Forks, WA
A Coast Guard rescue swimmer escorts multiple people who were evacuated from their residences during a flood near Forks, WA, Monday, Nov. 15.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Sector Columbia River) FORKS, Wash. – The Coast Guard aided in the rescue of 10 people and four children Monday from a flooding residential area near Forks. At approximately 8 a.m., Clallam County first responders requested Coast...