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 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 suspends search for missing man near Galveston

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man near Galveston
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has ended its search for a missing man who was last seen wading in the surf at Rollover Bay near Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified by the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office that they recovered the body of the missing 33-year-old man on the beach approximately one mile from where he reportedly entered the water.approximately...

Coast Guard searches for missing man near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard searches for missing man near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a 33-year-old man who went missing after wading in the surf at Rollover Bay near Galveston, Texas, Monday evening. At approximately 6 p.m. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report from the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office of the 33-year-old man who was witnessed...

Coast Guard rescues 2 near Galveston, Texas

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two men from their vessel near Galveston, Texas, Saturday night. At 8:45 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston/Galveston watchstanders received a request from Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders after a 911 call was received from a boater reporting that his 22-foot pleasure craft had become disabled and stranded on rocks near Bird Island in Galveston Bay. Coast...

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman near Texas City, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs injured fisherman near Texas City, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Galveston crewmember stands aboard the 44-foot fishing vessel Donnie J during a medevac near the Texas City Dike, April 12, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured fisherman off the 44-foot fishing vessel Donnie J near the Texas City Dike, Thursday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a request from a crewmember...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner from 336-foot tanker near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs mariner from 336-foot tanker near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a mariner off the 336-foot tanker Kassos approximately 40 miles south of Galveston, Texas, Saturday afternoon. Coast Guard Station Galveston watchstanders received a call from the captain of the Kassos who reported a crewmember had suffered a broken leg. Station Galveston notified Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...