Coast Guard rescues stranded boater near Port Aransas, Texas

Coast Guard rescues stranded boater near Port Aransas, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi Dolphin helicopter file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas − The Coast Guard rescued a stranded boater near Port Aransas, Texas, Friday evening. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a report from the Port Aransas Police Department Dispatch of a disabled 20-foot vessel with one person aboard approximately two miles...

Coast Guard medevacs man near Oso Creek in Corpus Christi, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs man near Oso Creek in Corpus Christi, Texas
A Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew medevacs a man Sept. 8, 2020, near Oso Creek Corpus Christi, Texas. (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a man near Oso Creek in Corpus Christi, Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received...

Coast Guard responds to platform natural gas release near Corpus Christi

Coast Guard responds to platform natural gas release near Corpus Christi
Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi responds to reports of an oil platform natural gas release approximately three miles offshore of Corpus Christi, Texas, Sept. 1, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard responded to a report of an oil platform natural gas release approximately three miles offshore of Corpus Christi, Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector/Air...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing dredge crew members

Coast Guard suspends search for missing dredge crew members
Coast Guard searches Aug. 22, 2020, for the missing crew members from the dredging vessel Waymon L Boyd. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard has suspended its search  for two missing crew members from the dredging vessel Waymon L Boyd. The bodies of two of the missing crew members were recovered at approximately 2 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., Saturday. Two crew members remain...

Coast Guard continues to search for missing dredge crew members

Coast Guard continues to search for missing dredge crew members
The Coast Guard, along with partner agencies search Aug. 22, 2020, for the missing crew members from the dredging vessel Waymon L Boyd which caught fire Aug. 21 in the Port of Corpus Christi Ship Channel.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard is continuing to search Saturday for the missing crew members from the dredging vessel Waymon L Boyd. The bodies of two of the...

Coast Guard rescues 2 from dredge fire in Corpus Christi, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 2 from dredge fire in Corpus Christi, Texas
Coast Guard crews respond to a dredge on fire in the Port of Corpus Christi Ship Channel, Aug. 21, 2020. A Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew was launched to the scene, hoisted two injured crewmembers and transferred them to Corpus Christi Medical Center – Bay Area. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued two crewmembers and continues...

Coast Guard assists disabled vessel near South Padre Island, Texas

Coast Guard assists disabled vessel near South Padre Island, Texas
Coast Guard Station South Padre Island 33-Foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted a disabled vessel Sunday near the South Padre Island north jetty. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center watchstanders were notified at 10:27 a.m. via Cameron County dispatch of a disabled vessel drifting towards...

Coast Guard ends search for person in the water near South Padre Island, Texas

Coast Guard ends search for person in the water near South Padre Island, Texas
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard ended its search Thursday after a body matching the description of the missing swimmer was located two miles north of Beach Access 6 near South Padre Island, Texas. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders were initially notified Wednesday morning by South Padre Island Police Department of...

Coast Guard searches for person in the water near South Padre Island

Coast Guard searches for person in the water near South Padre Island
Coast Guard Cutter Edgar Culbertson file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Paige Hause CORPUS CHRSTI, Texas — The Coast Guard is searching for a 26-year-old male who was last seen swimming near South Padre Island, Texas, Wednesday. Missing is Christian Reddix a 26-year-old African-American male with red hair last seen wearing black shorts and a white tank top. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus...