Coast Guard medevacs man from boat off Sabine Pass, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs man from boat off Sabine Pass, Texas
HOUSTON — A Coast Guard boat crew medevaced a 45-year-old man from an offshore supply vessel, 14 miles off the Texas Point Wildlife Refuge, Wednesday morning. At approximately 7:45 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report from the 120-foot boat, Poppa John, stating a crewmember fell and broke a leg and an arm and was experiencing extreme pain. Watchstanders launched...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from charter boat in Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard medevacs woman from charter boat in Gulf of Mexico
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A Coast Guard patrol boat crew medevaced a 27-year-old woman from a charter boat 35 miles off Port Aransas, Monday afternoon. The Coast Guard Cutter Steelhead crew medevaced her after receiving a distress call at 1 p.m. from the charter boat, stating a woman aboard had a seizure and fell, injuring her head. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi watchstanders coordinated the medevac. The...

Coast Guard medevacs 2 people off Beaver Island

Coast Guard medevacs 2 people off Beaver Island
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — A Coast Guard aircrew from Traverse City medically evacuated two people off Beaver Island Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie received a medevac request from officials on Beaver Island early Friday evening. Due to poor visibility and icing conditions, an aircrew from Traverse City was forced to delay its response. By late morning Saturday, weather...

Coast Guard medevacs ill crewmember from Ro-Ro cargo ship

Coast Guard medevacs ill crewmember from Ro-Ro cargo ship
BOSTON — The Coast Guard conducted a medevac for an ill crew member Thursday on a roll on-roll off (Ro-Ro) car carrier vessel about 45 miles southeast of Nantucket, Massachusetts. At about 9 a.m., Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received a call from the doctor of the ship Liberty Passion reporting the crewmember was suffering abdominal pains and needed to be transported to the hospital. An...

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing boat

Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing boat
CLEARWATER, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a fisherman Tuesday from a commercial fishing boat 38 miles west of Egmont Key. At 6:10 p.m. watch standers from Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg received a VHF-learwatrarine band radio call from the captain of the commercial fishing vessel Miss Brianna, stating he suffered an injury to his leg and was in need of emergency medical attention. A flight...

Coast Guard medevacs 2 men from fishing vessel off Panama City

Coast Guard medevacs 2 men from fishing vessel off Panama City
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard medevaced two men from a commercial fishing vessel approximately 50 miles offshore of Panama City, Florida, Friday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report of two injured crewmembers aboard the fishing vessel Capt. Gorman III at about 7:00 p.m. A 50-year-old male suffered lacerations near his left eye and right hand, and a 55-year-old male suffered...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 55 miles east of Gloucester, Mass.

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 55 miles east of Gloucester, Mass.
BOSTON — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 55-year-old man suffering from chest pains Sunday evening 55 miles east of Gloucester. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Boston received a report at around 6:30 p.m. that the master of the 75-foot fishing vessel America, homeported in Boston, was ill and in need of medical attention. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod...

Coast Guard medevacs man near Oak Island, NC

Coast Guard medevacs man near Oak Island, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured man from a tug boat near Oak Island Thursday. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center in Wilmington received a call from the tug Brooklyn at about 2:50 p.m., reporting a 57-year-old crew member had sustained injuries to his hand. A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat (MLB) crew launched from Coast Guard Station Oak Island and...

Coast Guard medevacs man from supply vessel

Coast Guard medevacs man from supply vessel
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard medevaced a 27-year-old man from an offshore supply vessel approximately 45 nautical miles south of Point Au Fer, Louisiana, Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from the OSV Isabella Rose at about 11 a.m. of a deckhand complaining of chest pains and abdominal discomfort. Watchstanders directed the launch of an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter...