Coast Guard suspends search for owner of kayak near Crystal Beach, Texas

Coast Guard suspends search for owner of kayak near Crystal Beach, Texas
This unmanned, beached kayak was found in the vicinity of Meynig Drive in Crystal Beach, Texas, on Aug. 20, 2018.   U.S. Coast Guard photo by Galvston County Sheriff’s Office. HOUSTON —The Coast Guard has suspended the search for the owner of an unmanned, beached kayak found in the vicinity of Meynig Drive in Crystal Beach, Texas, pending the development of new information. Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard searching for owner of unmanned kayak near Crystal Beach, Texas

Coast Guard searching for owner of unmanned kayak near Crystal Beach, Texas
The Coast Guard is seeking the public’s help identifying the owner of this unmanned, beached kayak found in the vicinity of Meynig Drive in Crystal Beach, Texas, on Aug. 20, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Galvston County Sheriff’s Office. HOUSTON —The Coast Guard is searching for the owner of an unmanned, beached kayak found in the vicinity of Meynig Drive in Crystal Beach, Texas, Monday. Coast...

Coast Guard assists 9 adults, 12 children in 20 foot boat near Texas City, Texas

Coast Guard assists 9 adults, 12 children in 20 foot boat near Texas City, Texas
An Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter checks on the condition of passengers aboard a disabled 20-foot recreational vessel Aug. 19, 2018 near Texas City, Texas.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Houston. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted nine adults and 12 children after their vessel ran out of gas near Texas City, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders...

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, good Samaritans rescue mariner near San Luis Pass, Texas

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue mariner near San Luis Pass, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter File Photo HOUSTON —The Coast Guard and good Samaritans rescued a mariner from a fishing vessel taking on water one mile southeast of San Luis Pass, Texas, Saturday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston received notification from a TowBoatUS operator of a mariner aboard a 20-foot fishing vessel who was taking on water. Watchstanders...

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...