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Crewman seriously burned while fighting fire on box ship

A 55-year-old crewman aboard the containership Jupiter suffered burns while fighting an onboard fire off Calif.

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Passenger burned in explosion aboard Maine charter boat

One passenger was burned when a butane stove exploded aboard a charter vessel off the coast of Maine

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Ore boat runs hard aground in Lake Huron

The freighter Buffalo, carrying iron ore pellets, ran aground in Lake Huron near Sarnia

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U.S. Coast Guard drift simulation helps in rescue of man overboard

Maersk Line says U.S. Coast Guard drift simulation technology aided the rescue of an overboard painter from a box ship near Bermuda

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Lake Huron dredge salvaged 12 days after sinking

The U.S. Coast Guard said the dredge barge Arthur J, which sank July 18, has been recovered from Lake Huron

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OSV crewman needs medevac after laceration, severe bleeding

The Coast Guard transported a 36-year-old crewman who suffered a severe laceration aboard an offshore supply vessel

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Ship crewman sustains eye injury, needs medevac

The U.S. Coast Guard said one of its helicopters evacuated a 53-year-old man from the ship Dusseldorf Express after he suffered an eye injury in the North Atlantic

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Woman falls to her death from Galveston ferry

A 42-year-old woman fell to her death from a Galveston, Texas, ferry

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Heavy weather stalls salvage of sunken Lake Huron dredge barge

The Coast Guard reported that efforts to salvage the sunken dredge Arthur J were delayed Monday due to bad weather

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Responders stop fuel leak from Lake Huron dredge, with PHOTOS and VIDEO

The Coast Guard says all of the sunken dredge barge Arthur J's fuel valves and vents have been secured; salvage work starts tomorrow

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