Tagged with 'coast guard'

Boater runs out of fuel off Des Moines, South King Fire & Rescue comes to rescue

Boater runs out of fuel off Des Moines, South King Fire & Rescue comes to rescue

A boater ran out of fuel while out in Puget Sound between the Des Moines Marina and Three Tree Point Wednesday night, Oct. 17, and South King Fire & Rescue came to the rescue. SKF&R was first... [Read more]

Man in 80s apparently jumps off pier, resulting in huge response

Man in 80s apparently jumps off pier, resulting in huge response

There was a huge police/emergency search and rescue mission for an elderly man who apparently jumped from the fishing pier near the Des Moines Marina on Tuesday night, Nov. 21. Police say that a man in... [Read more]

Body of man found in water between Des Moines and Vashon Island Wed. morning

Body of man found in water between Des Moines and Vashon Island Wed. morning

Wednesday morning (April 6) at around 8 a.m., the U.S. Coast Guard found a small aluminum boat floating unattended in Puget Sound between the City of Des Moines and Vashon Island. A cellular phone and... [Read more]