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 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...

Coast Guard suspends search for boater near Colorado River

Coast Guard suspends search for boater near Colorado River
USCG File Photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard suspended the search Monday afternoon for a missing boater involved in a vessel capsizing offshore of the mouth of the Colorado River. The three-day search was suspended after Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi and Coast Guard Air Station Houston helicopter crews, boatcrews from Coast Guard Station Freeport, as well as Matagorda County...

Coast Guard searches for boater after vessel capsizes near Colorado River

Coast Guard searches for boater after vessel capsizes near Colorado River
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard crews are searching for a missing boater after the vessel he was on capsized Saturday offshore of the mouth of the Colorado River. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi received a report at approximately 10:30 a.m. from a good Samaritan who witnessed a 16-foot pleasure...

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman near Freeport, Texas
U.S. Coast Guard 25 Foot Response Boast-Small File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured fisherman from a fishing vessel approximately eight miles south of Freeport, Texas, Tuesday morning . At 9:29 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders overheard a report on Channel 16 of a crewmember aboard the fishing vessel Lady Tina who suffered a possible concussion and broken...

Coast Guard suspends search for possible missing persons near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard suspends search for possible missing persons near Freeport, Texas
The Coast Guard responded to a fire aboard an unidentifiable vessel Nov. 7, 2017. The Coast Guard searched for possible missing persons after the vessel fire was reported by a good Samaritan. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Courtesy Asset. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard suspended the search for possible missing persons approximately 3 miles south of the San Bernard River Tuesday morning. Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard searching for possible missing persons after boat fire near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard searching for possible missing persons after boat fire near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for possible missing persons after a vessel caught fire and sank Monday afternoon approximately 3 miles south of the San Bernard River. At 2:45 p.m., a good Samaritan reported sighting flames and smoke just south of the San Bernard River to Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard crews conduct navigational aid surveys in southeast Texas

Coast Guard crews conduct navigational aid surveys in southeast Texas
Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Henry Meyer conducts an operations meeting with crew members aboard Coast Guard Cutter Clamp  Sept. 1, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Paul Krug) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is conducting navigational aid surveys in southeast Texas, Friday. Coast Guard crew members aboard Coast Guard Cutters Clamp and Hatchet, 75-foot construction tenders homeported...