Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 58 miles offshore Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship passenger 58 miles offshore Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo HOUSTON —The Coast Guard medevaced a 71-year-old woman approximately 58 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas, Sunday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a request from the cruise ship Carnival Valor stating a passenger aboard the vessel was in need of medical assistance. Watchstanders consulted with...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner 8 miles offshore Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs mariner 8 miles offshore Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 49-year-old man approximately eight miles offshore of Galveston, Texas, Saturday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a request from the crew of the motor vessel Stena Polaris stating the captain of the vessel was exhibiting signs...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner 92 miles offshore Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs mariner 92 miles offshore Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 66-year-old man approximately 92 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas, Friday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a request from the captain of the motor vessel The Bunga Kastori stating their chief engineer was having difficulty...

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 130 miles off Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 130 miles off Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a fisherman from a fishing vessel approximately 130 miles south of Galveston Tuesday afternoon. Eighth District watchstanders received an emergency position indicating radio beacon signal and Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs man off oil platform near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs man off oil platform near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a man off an oil platform Friday afternoon near Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a call from an employee on an oil platform reporting that a 33-year-old male had fallen while working on the platform and was experiencing severe back pain. A Coast Guard...

Coast Guard searching for 2 children in the water near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard searching for 2 children in the water near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for two children in the water near 17th Street and Seawall Boulevard in Galveston, Texas. At approximately 6:30 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of two males, ages 16-years-old and 11-years-old, in the water near the jetties at 17th Street and Seawall...

Coast Guard medevacs diver 115 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs diver 115 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick) HOUSTON —The Coast Guard medevaced a 54-year-old diver from a charter vessel approximately 115 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas, Saturday night. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report from a representative of the vessel Fling of a female...

Coast Guard assists 4 from capsized vessel near Sabine, Texas

Coast Guard assists 4 from capsized vessel near Sabine, Texas
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted in the rescue of four crewmembers from a fishing vessel after it capsized near Sabine Pass, Texas, Tuesday morning. Eighth Coast Guard District watchstanders in New Orleans received an emergency position indicating radio beacon signal from the 65-foot fishing vessel Captain M&M, which provided an approximate location of the vessel, and launched a Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues 5 from capsized vessel near Crystal Beach, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 5 from capsized vessel near Crystal Beach, Texas
A Station Galveston 45-foot Response Boat — Medium boat crew arrives on scene to transfer three adults and two teenagers from Coast Guard Cutter Sea Horse after their vessel capsized approximately 2 miles offshore of Crystal Beach, Texas, Sept. 8, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Coast Guard Cutter Sea Horse. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued three adults and two teenagers from the water approximately...