Coast Guard assists man aboard sinking boat 7 miles east of Deltaville, VA

Coast Guard assists man aboard sinking boat 7 miles east of Deltaville, VA
A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Station Milford Haven approaches a 24-foot pleasure craft Dec. 19, 2018, seven miles east of Deltaville, Virginia.   U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Petty Officer 2nd Class Joshua Heilman. PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard assisted a mariner aboard a 24-foot recreational boat more than seven miles east of Deltaville, Wednesday morning. The mariner notified...

Coast Guard aids in rescue of four boaters

SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard worked with multiple agencies to aid in the rescue of four boaters off the coast of Point Fermin at 4:40 p.m., August 18, 2011. The operator of the 28-foot powerboat Taloha, contacted the Coast Guard via marine band radio and said his boat was taking on water with four people on board and all were wearing life jackets. The Coast Guard sent out an urgent...

Coast Guard rescues 3 in Saginaw Bay

CLEVELAND — A U.S. Coast Guard boatcrew rescued three elderly men after the boat they were on became overcome with waves and began sinking about three miles east of Linwood Beach Marina in Saginaw Bay near Linwood, Mich., Wednesday afternoon. The men are: a 65-year-old from Vermontville, Mich.; a 67-year-old from Battlecreek, Mich.; and a 73-year-old from Bellville, Mich. Their names are not being...

Coast Guard rescues two from boat taking on water

USCG file photoNEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two men from a 46-foot fishing vessel, Friday, after their vessel ran aground and began taking on water two miles south of Cape San Blas, Fla., east of Panama City, Fla. Rescued were: Hung Ho and Hien Ban Lao. Coast Guard Sector Mobile, Ala., watchstanders received a mayday call from two fishermen aboard the Lady Jean, Friday, at approximately...