Coast Guard rescues 3 from sinking vessel near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 3 from sinking vessel near Galveston, Texas
A Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat–Medium boat crew rescues three men from a sinking vessel near near Galveston, Texas Aug. 13, 2018.   U.S. Coast Guard photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued three boaters after their vessel capsized near Galveston, Texas, Monday afternoon. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a mayday notification over Channel 16 from the owner...

Coast Guard medevacs fishing vessel crewmember near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs fishing vessel crewmember near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard members at Station Freeport, Texas carry a man towards an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew Aug. 12, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 57 year-old-man from a fishing vessel approximately 26 miles south of Freeport, Texas, Saturday night. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a request for a medevac from the captain of the 68-foot...

Coast Guard rescues 4 from capsizing vessel near Freeport, Texas

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued four mariners after their vessel capsized near Freeport, Texas, Sunday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification from the owner of a 24-foot recreational vessel that he was taking on water approximately 10 miles southwest of Freeport. A Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium boat crew and a Coast Guard Air...

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue mariner near San Luis Pass, Texas

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue mariner near San Luis Pass, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter File Photo HOUSTON —The Coast Guard and good Samaritans rescued a mariner from a fishing vessel taking on water one mile southeast of San Luis Pass, Texas, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston received notification from a TowBoatUS operator of a mariner aboard a 20-foot fishing vessel who was taking on water. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard ends search for boater near Moses Lake, Texas

Coast Guard ends search for boater near Moses Lake, Texas
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard ended its search Saturday for a boater who fell overboard near Texas City, Texas. A body was recovered at approximately 6 p.m. matching the description of the missing boater. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification Friday at approximately 8:30 p.m. of a 40-year-old male who reportedly fell from a 22-foot recreational vessel without a lifejacket. “While...

Coast Guard continues search for boater near Moses Lake, Texas

HOUSTON —The Coast Guard continues to search Saturday for a boater who fell overboard near Texas City, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification Friday at approximately 8:30 p.m. of a 40-year-old male who reportedly fell from a 22-foot recreational vessel without a lifejacket. A Coast Guard Station Galveston 29-foot Response Boat–Small boat crew and a Coast...

Coast Guard searching for boater near Moses Lake, Texas

Coast Guard searching for boater near Moses Lake, Texas
29-foot Response Boat Small-II File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a boater who fell overboard near Moses Lake, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification at 8:30 p.m. of a 40-year-old male who reportedly fell from a 22-foot recreational vessel without a lifejacket. Involved in the search are: Coast Guard Station Galveston 29-foot...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 23-year-old mariner from an 800-foot tanker near Galveston, Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report from a representative of the vessel tanker Eagle Louisiana of a crewmember who reportedly began exhibiting symptoms of heat exhaustion. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard assists 4 mariners from vessel taking on water near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 4 mariners from vessel taking on water near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted four mariners from a recreational vessel taking on water near Freeport, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification at 3 a.m. of four people aboard a 20-foot recreational vessel that was hard aground and taking...