Laser Strike Disrupts Coast Guard Air Station Humoldt Bay Helicopter Flight

Laser Strike Disrupts Coast Guard Air Station Humoldt Bay Helicopter Flight
MCKINLEYVILLE, CA – A Coast Guard Air Station Humoldt Bay┬áhelicopter flying over Arcata was targeted by an individual with a laser Friday evening. The MH-65D Dolphin crew was returning from an operation in southern California when the incident occurred. The laser shined directly in the eyes of both pilots and appeared to come from Janes Road at Upper Bay Road in Arcata. Lieutenant Josh Smith...