Coast Guard ends search for missing man near Corpus Christi

Coast Guard ends search for missing man near Corpus Christi
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard ended its search for a missing man who fell off a platform near Corpus Christi, Saturday. At 5:30 p.m., commercial divers reported finding a body matching the man’s description near the platform. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received a call at 1:45 p.m. from Corpus Christi Police Department personnel stating a scaffolder...

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Corpus Christi

Coast Guard searching for missing man near Corpus Christi
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing man who fell off a platform near Corpus Christi, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received a call at 1:45 p.m. from Corpus Christi Police Department personnel stating a scaffolder fell off a platform...

Coast Guard responds to adrift, aground barge near Corpus Christi

Coast Guard responds to adrift, aground barge near Corpus Christi
An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi surveys an aground barge near the Packery Channel in Corpus Christi, Texas, Sept. 29, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Air Station Corpus Christi) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard is responding to an adrift barge that ran aground near the Packery Channel in Corpus Christi, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Corpus...

Coast Guard assists 1 aboard vessel taking on water

Coast Guard assists 1 aboard vessel taking on water
A Coast Guard Station Port Aransas 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew assists a man aboard a vessel that was taking on water 4 miles off Mustang Island, Texas, Sept. 21, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Port Aransas) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted a man aboard a vessel taking on water 4 miles off Mustang Island, Texas, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi...

Coast Guard rescues overdue boater near South Padre Island, Texas

Coast Guard rescues overdue boater near South Padre Island, Texas
Petty Officer 2nd Class Abraham Kamerman, Lt. Bertrand Toone and Petty Officer 2nd Class Luke Mathews, members of an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi, Texas, pose for a photo after rescuing a 72-year-old overdue boater and transporting him to Port Isabel-Cameron County Airport in Los Fresnos, Texas, Sept. 19, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Air Station...

Coast Guard interdicts 3 lancha crews illegally fishing US waters

Coast Guard interdicts 3 lancha crews illegally fishing US waters
A lancha, Mexican fishing boat, sinking off the southern Texas coast, Aug. 30, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Multiple Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected and interdicted three Mexican lancha boat crews illegally fishing in federal waters off southern Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Station South Padre Island boat crews and the Coast Guard Cutter Edgar Culbertson crew,...

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker off Corpus Christi

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker off Corpus Christi
Petty Officer 2nd Class Abraham Kamerman, Petty Officer 2nd Class Luke Mathews, Lt. Jamel Chokr and Lt. Cmdr. Thomas Mulder pose for a photo after delivering a patient to CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi – Shoreline in Corpus Christi, Aug. 24, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard, courtesy Air Station Corpus Christi) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced and resuscitated a 60-year-old...

Coast Guard medevacs jet skier near Matagorda, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs jet skier near Matagorda, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew poses in front of their helicopter at Air Station Corpus Christi, Texas, Aug. 17, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy, Air Station Corpus Christi) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a 45-year-old jet skier near Matagorda, Texas, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received...

Coast Guard assists three 30 miles off Matagorda, Texas

Coast Guard assists three 30 miles off Matagorda, Texas
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted three people aboard a vessel taking on water offshore Matagorda, Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received an emergency position indicating radio beacon alert at 12:10 p.m. originating from a position 30 miles off the Matagorda Jetty. An airborne Coast...