Coast Guard providing safety zone during Volvo Ocean Race in Newport, RI

Coast Guard providing safety zone during Volvo Ocean Race in Newport, RI
U.S. Coast Guard Station Castle Hill crews are on hand to provide a safety zone for all mariners in the vicinity of the Volvo Ocean Race segment in Newport, R.I., this week.  (U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Station Castle Hill) BOSTON — The Coast Guard is enforcing a safety zone and monitoring the Volvo Ocean Race in Newport, Rhode Island through Friday. A marked safety zone will be enforced in the East...

Coast Guard finds overturned boat near Mt. Hope Bay Bridge

BRISTOL, R.I. – U.S. Coast Guard crews are searching the waters where a small boat was found overturned under the Mount Hope Bay Bridge, July 2, 2011. U.S. Coast Guard watchstanders received a public call reporting an overturned 12-foot aluminum boat at approximately 5:30 a.m. A Coast Guard 45-foot rescue boat crew from Station Castle Hill and a Bristol Fire Department boat crew launched to investigate...

Coast Guard crews suspend search for missing mariner near Fall River

FALL RIVER, Mass. – U.S. Coast Guard crews suspended the search for a missing mariner near the Charles S. Braga Bridge, Aug. 9 2010.

Coast Guard searching for overdue boater, seeks public’s assistance

BOSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for at least one overdue boater between Point Judith, R.I., and Newport, R.I., Mon., Aug. 2, 2010.

Seven People Rescued After Boat Capsizes

BOSTON —A Middletown, R.I., fire and rescue crew transported seven survivors to Little Compton, R.I., after their boat capsized near the Sakonnet Lighthouse in Rhode Island, Monday, July 12, 2010.

Coast Guard assists with rescue after pleasure craft capsizes

BOSTON — A Coast Guard crew is en route along with a harbor master crew after a 30-foot pleasure boat overturned with four people aboard near Sakonnet Light in Rhode Island, Monday, July 12, 2010.

Coast Guard searching Narragansett Bay for possible missing person

WOODS HOLE, Mass. — The Coast Guard is searching Narragansett Bay after a fisherman reported a boat with no operator adrift near Rose Island, R.I., Monday, July 5, 2010.

Coast Guard rescues two fishermen as boat sinks

BOSTON – The Coast Guard rescued two people from their 51-foot wooden fishing boat off the coast of Point Judith, R.I., after it began taking on water and sank today.

Coast Guard Searching Seekonk River After Receiving Mayday

BOSTON — The Coast Guard and several fire department crews are searching the Seekonk River, off the coast of Providence, R.I., after receiving a distress call Tuesday evening.