Coast Guard responds to a vessel fire in Lake Tahoe

Coast Guard responds to a vessel fire in Lake Tahoe
Passenger vessel Tahoe Queen SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard responded to a passenger vessel that caught fire on Lake Tahoe Tuesday morning. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector San Francisco command center received notification from Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe that the 119-foot passenger vessel Tahoe Queen was on fire at Zephyr Cove. A Station Lake Tahoe 29-foot Response Boat-Small boatcrew...

Coast Guard assists around 296 passengers after vessel runs aground on Lake Tahoe

Coast Guard assists around 296 passengers after vessel runs aground on Lake Tahoe
ALAMEDA, Calif. —The Coast Guard and numerous county and local response agencies assisted in removing 296 people aboard a passenger vessel that ran aground in the vicinity of Tahoe Keys, Calif., Monday afternoon. At approximately 3:37 p.m., Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a notification from Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe of a passenger vessel, Tahoe Queen, with approximately...