Coast Guard medevacs mariner 14 miles off Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs mariner 14 miles off Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Christopher Dougherty HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from the tanker vessel Stolt Surf approximately 14 miles offshore Galveston, Texas, Monday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a call from a crewmember aboard the vessel Stolt Surf requesting a medevac for a 36-year-old...

Coast Guard responds to oil spill near Port Arthur, Texas

Coast Guard responds to oil spill near Port Arthur, Texas
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is responding to an oil spill near Port Arthur, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a collision involving the offshore supply vessel Cheramie Botruc 22 and tug vessel Mariya Moran near the entrance to Sabine Pass, Texas, Thursday morning. Personnel from Coast Guard Station Sabine, Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Port Arthur,...

Coast Guard assists 2 mariners near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard assists 2 mariners near Galveston, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted two mariners after their vessel ran aground on Mud Island near Galveston, Texas, Wednesday evening. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified of a disabled barge with two mariners aboard requesting assistance due to exposure to inclement weather. Watchstanders issued a marine...

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners near Cameron, Louisiana

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners near Cameron, Louisiana
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two mariners after their vessel became disabled approximately 14 miles offshore Cameron, Louisiana, Wednesday evening. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified of a disabled 18-foot bass boat with two mariners anchored without fuel. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard searching for cruise ship passenger southeast of Galveston

Coast Guard searching for cruise ship passenger southeast of Galveston
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a 26-year-old male who was reported overboard from the cruise ship Carnival Dream 47 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas, Thursday evening. At 8:45 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified that a 26-year-old male had gone overboard from the Carnival Dream....

Coast Guard assists 3 mariners on disabled vessel near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 3 mariners on disabled vessel near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 25 Foot Response Boast-Small File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted three mariners after their vessel became disabled approximately five miles offshore of Freeport, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified of a disabled 23-foot pleasure craft with two crewmembers experiencing symptoms of seasickness onboard. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard assists 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted 13 boaters from sailing vessels in two separate cases near Freeport, Texas, Friday. In the first case, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a 46-foot sailing vessel, with a family of six along with a dog and cat aboard,...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Freeport, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted a 46-foot vessel taking on water in the San Bernard River near Freeport, Texas, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a 46-foot cabin cruiser aground after it began taking on water approximately a quarter-mile from the...

Coast Guard medevacs cargo vessel crewmember 10 miles offshore Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs cargo vessel crewmember 10 miles offshore Galveston, Texas
An Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew conducts a hoist of a 34-year-old man aboard the cargo vessel BBC Campana who was reportedly found unresponsive by the crew 10 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas, Oct. 7, 2019. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from the cargo vessel BBC Campana approximately 10 miles offshore of Galveston, Texas, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...