Coast Guard medevacs man off fishing vessel Lady Marie in Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard medevacs man off fishing vessel Lady Marie in Gulf of Mexico
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 55-year-old man off a fishing vessel 40 miles southeast of Galveston Saturday afternoon. At 2:07 p.m., the Captain of the fishing vessel Lady Marie contacted Coast Guard Sector Houston watchstanders to report that a crew member on the vessel had suffered an eye injury due to malfunctioning machinery. A...

Coast Guard medevacs man off fishing vessel Captain John in Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard medevacs man off fishing vessel Captain John in Gulf of Mexico
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 36-year-old man off a fishing vessel 50 miles southeast of Galveston Saturday afternoon. At 11:20 a.m., the captain of the fishing vessel Captain John contacted Coast Guard Sector Houston watchstanders to report that a passenger was...

Coast Guard suspends search for man near the San Luis Pass, Texas

Coast Guard suspends search for man near the San Luis Pass, Texas
U.S. Coast Guard file photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man who went missing near the San Luis Pass Bridge Friday morning. Missing is 29-year-old Jacob Szydlowski. He was last seen wearing a black shirt and tan shorts on the Galveston side of San Luis Pass. Searches were conducted by a Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew, Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard searches for man near San Luis Pass, Texas

Coast Guard searches for man near San Luis Pass, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a man who went missing near the San Luis Pass Bridge Friday morning. Missing is 19-year-old Jacob Sedowski. He was last seen wearing a black shirt and tan shorts on the Galveston side of San Luis Pass. At 8:12 a.m., a wade fisherman...

Coast Guard assists sinking shrimp trawler southeast of Galveston

Coast Guard assists sinking shrimp trawler southeast of Galveston
USCG File Photo HOUSTON – The Coast Guard provided emergency dewatering pumps to a sinking shrimp trawler approximately 80 miles southeast of Galveston early Wednesday morning. Tuesday at about 9 p.m., a crewmember of the 68-foot shrimping trawler Footprint, with four people aboard, broadcast a mayday over VHF marine band channel 16, which was partially received by Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized boat near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 3 from capsized boat near Freeport, Texas
The Coast Guard rescued three men from a capsized vessel June 20, 2017, near Freeport, Texas. Photo by Petty Officer Second Class Sean Towey HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued three men from a capsized boat Tuesday afternoon, about 13 miles southwest of Freeport. At 2:54 p.m., a man on a Sea Ray Laguna boat broadcast a mayday over VHF marine band channel 16, which was received by Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard medevacs man off tanker in Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard medevacs man off tanker in Gulf of Mexico
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 44-year-old man Sunday morning, from a tank ship 120 miles southeast of Galveston. At 6:36 a.m., the ship’s agent of the 560-foot tanker, Argent Eyebright, contacted Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders to report that a crewmember was experiencing stroke-like symptoms and was...

Coast Guard searching for missing woman off Bolivar, Texas

Coast Guard searching for missing woman off Bolivar, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a woman who went missing Monday afternoon near Crystal Beach on Bolivar. Missing is Brandy Mosley, 33, last seen wearing a grey shirt and maroon shorts. At 2 p.m., Galveston County Sheriffs Office dispatchers contacted Coast Guard Sector Houston watchstanders to report that Mosley had gone...

Coast Guard medevacs man who fell from railroad bridge

Coast Guard medevacs man who fell from railroad bridge
A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin aircrews from Air Station Houston medevacs a man that fell 20 feet from a railroad bridge onto the rocks below near Highlands, Texas on Saturday, June 10. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 46-year-old man after his fall from a railroad bridge over the San Jacinto River, near Highlands, Saturday afternoon. At 12:09 p.m., Highlands Park Emergency Medical Services contacted...