Coast Guard rescues 5 from water offshore Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 5 from water offshore Freeport, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew recovers their gear from the water after rescuing five people whose 20-foot pleasure craft starting sinking 1 mile off Freeport, Texas, Oct. 17, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Freeport) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued five people from the water after their vessel started sinking 1 mile offshore Freeport, Texas,...

Coast Guard rescues overdue boater, dog near Texas City, Texas

Coast Guard rescues overdue boater, dog near Texas City, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Galveston 29-foot Response Boat–Small boat crew rescues an overdue boater and dog near Texas City, Texas, Oct. 11, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued an overdue boater and a dog Monday near the Texas City Dike in Texas City, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received notification...

Coast Guard rescues boater after vessel capsizes off Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard rescues boater after vessel capsizes off Freeport, Texas
A Coast Guard Station Freeport boat crew rescues a boater after their vessel capsizes Oct. 6, 2021, 1.5 miles south of the Freeport Jetties near Freeport, Texas. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Freeport) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued a boater after their vessel capsized Wednesday 1.5 miles south of the Freeport Jetties near Freeport, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command...

Coast Guard assists boater aboard disabled vessel near Lake Charles

Coast Guard assists boater aboard disabled vessel near Lake Charles
A Coast Guard Station Lake Charles 29-foot Response Boat–Small crew tows a disabled vessel Oct. 5, 2021, in Lake Charles, Louisiana. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Station Lake Charles) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted a boater aboard a disabled vessel Tuesday near the Mermentau Jetties in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from fishing vessel off Freeport

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from fishing vessel off Freeport
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember Tuesday from a commercial fishing vessel offshore Freeport, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a report via VHF-FM radio at 11:50 a.m. from the commercial fishing vessel Miss Daniella stating that...

Coast Guard rescue 3 after vessel capsizes near Red Fish Island

Coast Guard rescue 3 after vessel capsizes near Red Fish Island
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued three boaters from the water after their vessel capsized Thursday near Red Fish Island, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification from Galveston County Sheriff’s Office at 10:15 a.m. that a 22-foot pleasure craft had capsized with three people aboard. The boaters were all reportedly wearing life jackets...

Coast Guard rescues 1 after vessel capsizes in Lake Charles

Coast Guard rescues 1 after vessel capsizes in Lake Charles
A Coast Guard Station Lake Charles boat crew rescued a man from the water after his vessel capsized in Lake Charles, Louisiana, Sept. 22, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Lake Charles) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued a man from the water after his vessel capsized on Lake Charles, Louisiana, Wednesday. Coast Guard Station Lake Charles watchstanders received notification at 4:14 p.m....

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from cruise ship 80 miles off Grand Isle, Louisiana

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from cruise ship 80 miles off Grand Isle, Louisiana
A Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans aircrew medevacs crew member from cruise ship 80 miles south of Grand Isle, Louisiana, Sep. 13, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember Monday from a cruise ship 80 miles south of Grand Isle, Louisiana. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at approximately 1:02 p.m. from Coast...

Coast Guard rescues 4 from yacht taking on water near Bolivar Peninsula, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 4 from yacht taking on water near Bolivar Peninsula, Texas
A 52-foot yacht sits hard aground and partially submerged in the vicinity of the North Jetty near the Bolivar Peninsula in Galveston, Texas, Sept. 5, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Galveston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued four boaters from a yacht taking on water south of the Bolivar Peninsula in Galveston, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders...