Rescue swimmer’s first medevac; rescues man in Gulf of Mexico

Rescue swimmer's first medevac; rescues man in Gulf of Mexico
HOUSTON — A Coast Guard rescue swimmer, and Port Jervis, N.Y., native, medevaced a man from a bulk carrier in the Gulf of Mexico, about 45 miles east of Galveston, and his crew delivered the man to the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTB) in Galveston for treatment Thursday. A ship’s representative, for the Bahamian flagged bulk carrier Blackfin, contacted Coast Guard Sector...