U.S. Coast Guard Ends Search for 42-Year-Old Man

The Coast Guard ended its search at 10:25 a.m. Monday for a 42-year-old man after the 21-foot boat he was aboard allided with a jetty in Kent Narrows, Md., Sunday.

A crew from the Maryland Natural Resources Police recovered the man 10 yards away from the scene of the allision.

A member of the Queen Anne’s County Fire Rescue contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Baltimore at approximately 11:30 p.m. reporting a boat with four people aboard had struck a jetty in Kent Narrows.

A 50-year-old man and a 46-year-old woman with injuries were medevaced by a crew aboard a Maryland State Police helicopter and transported to a hospital. The remaining person was uninjured.

A crew aboard a 45-foot Response Boat – Medium from Coast Guard Station Annapolis, Md., a crew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Atlantic City, N.J., crews aboard Maryland State Police helicopters, Maryland Natural Resources Police boatcrews and Queen Anne’s County Fire Rescue boatcrews responded to search for the man.


Naval Today Staff , May 29, 2012