Coast Guard, FDNY respond to boat fire near Sandy Hook, NJ

Coast Guard, FDNY respond to boat fire near Sandy Hook, NJ
A Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook boatcrew and New York Fire Department Marine eight rescue crew responded to a boat fire near Sandy Hook, New Jersey Sept. 25, 2016. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Station Sandy Hook.) NEW YORK – A Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook boatcrew and New York Fire Department Marine Eight rescue crew responded to a boat fire near Sandy Hook, New Jersey, Sunday. At approximately...

Coast Guard, partner agencies respond to ferry collision with kayakers

Coast Guard, partner agencies respond to ferry collision with kayakers
NEW YORK — Coast Guard and partner agency crews responded to a collision between a New York Waterways ferry and 11 kayakers on the Hudson River Tuesday afternoon. At approximately 5:50 p.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York received a call from the master aboard the ferry Jersey City, reporting a collision between the ferry and 11 kayakers near Pier 79 in Manhattan. A Coast Guard...