water rescues

Coast Guard Rescues Man Knocked Off Personal Watercraft In Turbulent NJ WatersA man who was knocked off his personal watercraft while out in the turbulent waters of the Manasquan Inlet was rescued by a Coast Guard crew that happened to be in the area.
Police Rescue 3 From Water After Boat Catches Fire In Great South BayA fire extinguisher on board didn't work so the men put on life vests and jumped overboard.
Lawmaker Calls For Stiffer Penalties For Violating Road Closure Signage In New JerseyState Senator Kip Bateman from Somerville said when drivers don't follow the road closure signs, they put themselves and first responders at risk, while also diverting attention from the main incident. The bill sponsored by Bateman would increase the fine from $100 to $250 and may require drivers to pay for the cost of their rescue.