Coast Guard ends search for boaters in possible distress near Point Loma

Coast Guard ends search for boaters in possible distress near Point Loma
SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for the five boaters who made a collect call to report they were taking on water near Point Loma, Sunday. The search was suspended at approximately 6:20 p.m., after rescue crews were unable to make contact with the caller for more information, no response was received from the broadcast to mariners, there were no reports of missing persons and...

Coast Guard searching for possible boaters in distress

Coast Guard searching for possible boaters in distress
SAN DIEGO – Coast Guard crews are searching for possible mariners in distress in the vicinity of Point Loma, Sunday. At around 2 p.m., Customs and Border Protection requested Coast Guard assistance in a search for a green and white vessel after receiving a collect call from someone aboard the boat reporting it was taking on water. The boat is reported to have five people aboard. A CBP boat crew,...

Coast Guard Searching for 4 People Near San Diego

Several San Diego media outlets are reporting this morning that the Coast Guard is searching  off Point Loma for 4 people who were on a boat that was sinking. According to the reports, a distress call came in around 3:30 a.m that the vessel, with 2 adults and 2 children on board, was taking on water. The Coast Guard began searching about 5 miles off Point Loma with both a helicopter from Air Station...