Coast Guard responds to MV Golden Ray in St. Simons Sound, Brunswick, Georgia

Coast Guard and salvage crews extracted the remaining four Golden Ray crew members Sept. 9, 2019, in St. Simons Sound near Brunswick, Georgia. The crew members were transported by a Coast Guard Station Brunswick 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew to Glenn County EMS for further medical evaluation. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Station Brunswick)


The Coast Guard and port partners are searching for the remaining four crew members aboard the 656-foot vehicle carrier GOLDEN RAY, in St. Simons Sound, near Brunswick, Georgia, Sept. 8, 2019. A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrews and other port partners rescued 20 people after it was reported the vessel was disabled, listing, and had a fire on board. U.S. Coast Guard video by Air Station Savannah.

A Coast Guard Air Station Savannah MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew hoists crewmembers from the 656-foot vehicle carrier GOLDEN RAY after the vessel became hard aground in the St. Simons Sound near Brunswick, Georgia, Sept. 8, 2019. The Coast Guard and multiple port partners continue to search for the four missing crewmembers after 20 people were rescued. (U.S. Coast Guard video).

GOLDEN RAY current position is 31.12754 N / 81.40304 W on Sep 8, 2019 12:27 UTC.Vessel GOLDEN RAY (IMO: 9775816, MMSI: 538007762) is a Vehicles Carrier built in 2017 and currently sailing under the flag of Marshall Islands. Current destination of GOLDEN RAY is US BAL and the estimated time of arrival (ETA) is Sep 9, 19:00.


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