Coast Guard medevacs man 218 miles northeast of Bahamas

Coast Guard medevacs man 218 miles northeast of Bahamas
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo MIAMI — The Coast Guard medevaced a man 218 miles northeast of New Providence, Bahamas, Friday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, deployed in Andros Island, hoisted a 59-year-old Dutch man experiencing chest pains from a fishing vessel and transported him to the airport in Nassau for ambulance transportation to...

Coast Guard ends search for missing diver southeast of New Providence, Bahamas

Coast Guard ends search for missing diver southeast of New Providence, Bahamas
MIAMI — The Coast Guard ended search and rescue attempts for a missing diver southeast of New Providence, Bahamas, Sunday afternoon. The search was ended following a report from the Royal Bahamian Defense Force that the diver swam ashore in New Providence and no longer required Coast Guard assistance . Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Seventh District command center received a report from the Royal...