Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 160 miles off Cape Canaveral

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a fisherman from a commercial fishing vessel about 160 miles east of Cape Canaveral Tuesday at approximately 1:30 p.m.

Coast Guard assists distressed vessel in Bay River, N.C.

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard assisted a fishing vessel in distress in Bay River, N.C., early this morning after the boat’s generators had failed. Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received a call from the 80-foot fishing boat Southern Lady at 4:02 a.m. requesting assistance after their generator had failed following an engine fire causing the crew to lose all electronic capabilities...

Coast Guard responds to fishing vessel in distress off North Carolina

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard responded to a fishing vessel in distress off the coast of North Carolina today and is towing the the vessel back into port. The master of the 63-foot fishing vessel Southern Lady notified the Coast Guard at approximately 3:07 a.m. this morning, and reported that the vessel was taking on water East of Wysocking Bay in the Pamlico Sound. There were four people...