Coast Guard responds to tanker aground near Wilmington, Delaware

WILMINGTON, Del. – The Coast Guard and members of the Wilmington Fire and Rescue responded to a 749-foot tanker aground near Wilmington, Del., Sunday.

Coast Guard crew rescues 3 near Pea Patch Island, Del.

PEA PATCH ISLAND, Del. – The Coast Guard rescued 3 people aboard a disabled 23-foot boat north of Pea Patch Island, Del., Sunday.

Tanker carrying 195,000 barrel of crude oil aground near Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard and the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control are responding to a tanker which ran aground Monday 30 miles south of Philadelphia with 21 people aboard in the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal. The Coast Guard received a call at 10 p.m. reporting the Tuchkov Bridge, a 600-foot Liberian flagged tanker, was aground. A rescue boat crew from...

Coast Guard crews suspend search for 2 near Salem, N.J.

SALEM, N.J. – The Coast Guard suspended its search Tuesday for two men missing near the Route 49 Bridge in the Salem River near Salem. The Coast Guard received a call at 2:10 a.m. from a member of Salem County emergency dispatch reporting two people missing who were fishing from the Route 49 Bridge in the Salem River. A rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station Salem and a rescue helicopter crew...

Coast Guard crews, local authorities searching for 2 near Salem, N.J.

SALEM, N.J. – The Coast Guard and local authorities are searching Tuesday for two men missing near the Route 49 Bridge in the Salem River near Salem. Missing are Gerald Lewis, 33, and Larry Preston, 37, both of Salem. The Coast Guard received a call at 2:10 a.m. from a member of Salem County emergency dispatch reporting two people missing who were fishing from the Route 49 Bridge in the Salem...

Coast Guard crew medevacs man from Delaware River

PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard medevaced a 23-year-old man Tuesday who was injured after falling off a jet ski in the Delaware River near the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal. The Coast Guard received a call at 5:20 p.m. from a crewman aboard the Paradyne reporting they pulled the man from the water. The man had sustained a head injury after hitting the wake from another boat. A rescue boat crew...