Coast Guard searching for missing person near Surf City, N.C.

SURF CITY, N.C. – The Coast Guard, Marine Corps and Surf City Fire and Rescue are searching for a missing swimmer near the Surf City pier Saturday night.

Station Wrightsville Beach rescues man from capsized vessel off N.C. coast

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A Coast Guard Station Wrightsville Beach, N.C., rescue boat crew rescued a man from a capsized vessel 2 nautical miles off the coast of Carolina Beach, N.C., Friday evening.

Station Wrightsville Beach responds to fatal dive incident off Carolina Beach Inlet

FORT MACON, N.C. – The Coast Guard responded to a diving fatality on Saturday near Carolina Beach Inlet, N.C.

Coast Guard finds deceased fisherman off North Carolina

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C. – The Coast Guard found a deceased operator of an overdue fishing vessel approximately 12 miles east of New Topsail Inlet, N.C., Tuesday night.

Coast Guard assist in search for missing teen off Wrightsville Beach

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C. – Ocean Rescue located an unresponsive 19-year-old swimmer at Wrightsville Beach and performed CPR before transferring him to emergency medical personnel who transported him via ambulance to New Hanover Regional Medical Center Friday afternoon.

10-year-old dies after being caught in a rip current off North Carolina beach

CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. – A Coast Guard rescue swimmer performed CPR on a 10-year-old boy, but he and other emergency medical personnel were unable to resuscitate him after finding him unresponsive in the surf at 4:18 p.m. Saturday.

Coast Guard boat crew medevacs diver off North Carolina

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C. – A Coast Guard boat crew assisted a distressed diver Tuesday afternoon approximately 17 miles southeast of Masonboro Inlet.

Good Samaritan rescues 2 people off North Carolina coast

TOPSAIL BEACH, N.C. – Good Samaritans aboard the Eli Mar, a 28-foot Down East, rescued two people from a sinking sailboat in the vicinity of New Topsail Inlet Saturday morning.

Coast Guard suspends search off Carolina Beach, N.C.

CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. – The Coast Guard suspended their search, at 3:48 p.m. Sunday, for a missing man off Carolina Beach. Missing is Angel Gonzalez, 19, of Fayetteville, N.C.