Coast Guard Provides Medical Assistance to Commercial Fisherman off Beaufort, N.C.

FORT MACON, N.C. – A Coast Guard flight surgeon was airlifted Sunday night to a commercial fishing vessel 30 nautical miles south of Beaufort, N.C., in order to provide medical assistance to an injured crewmember.

Coast Guard suspends search for man near Cape Lookout, N.C.

ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. – The Coast Guard suspended a search Friday for a 35-year-old man who was missing off a fishing boat 27 nautical miles off Cape Lookout, N.C. The search for Harvey Jones of Beaufort, N.C., was suspended at 6:30 p.m.

Coast Guard searching for fishing boat crewman off N.C.

ATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. – Coast Guard crews are searching for a crewman who fell off a fishing boat approximately 27 miles off Cape Lookout, N.C., Thursday. Coast Guard watchstanders were notified by the fishing boat Shelley’s crew after a personnel count at 10 a.m. revealed the crewman was missing. The 35-year-old man was last seen on board at 8 a.m. and was not wearing a life jacket.