The family of the Maryland man who swam five hours to save them is speaking out only to CBS News. They describe a harrowing ordeal as he swam and they clung to a disabled boat in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay.
The Coast Guard says two people have died and four others have been rescued after a boat capsized in St. Mary’s County.
The Coast Guard says it’s rescued four people, including two crew members of a marine police boat, near Tangier Island.
Nine people have been rescued from a boat that sank east of Ocean City.
The Coast Guard rescued a man from a capsized boat in the Severn River early Sunday morning.
A couple attempting to outrun Hurricane Irene were rescued Saturday in the Chesapeake Bay as their sailboat was battered by 6- to 8-foot seas and winds gusting to 45 mph, rescue officials said.