Coast Guard, local agencies continue response to boat fire near Santa Cruz Island

Coast Guard, local agencies continue response to boat fire near Santa Cruz Island
SAN PEDRO, Calif. — Coast Guard and partner agencies continue their response to a vessel fire that led to the diving vessel Conception sinking near Santa Cruz Island Monday morning. A family assistance number has been established at (833) 688-5551 or (800) 400-1572. A 3,000-foot temporary flight restriction has been established around the Conception. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Coast Guard responds to vessel stuck on rocks near Santa Cruz Island

Coast Guard responds to vessel stuck on rocks near Santa Cruz Island
Coast Guard Station Channel Islands Harbor 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard, California National Parks Service and a good Samaritan responded to a vessel that drifted into the rocks with three people aboard off of Santa Cruz Island, Sunday afternoon. Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach watchstanders received a may-day distress at approximately 2:00...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman off Santa Cruz Island

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman off Santa Cruz Island
LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember experiencing chest pains and dizziness, from a fishing boat off Santa Cruz Island, Calif., March 18, 2013. A Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles MH-65 Dolphin helicopter was launched to rescue the 34-year old male at around 10:30, a.m. The man was taken to Santa Barbara airport, where he was transferred to emergency medical services. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard assists with three persons stranded

SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, Calif. — Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles diverted an HH-65C Dolphin helicopter to Santa Cruz Island at 9:21 a.m. after Vessel Assist Ventura reported three men stranded on Santa Cruz Island beach today.