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 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 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 medevacs mariner from tanker 8 miles off Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs mariner from tanker 8 miles off Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 31-year-old mariner from a tanker vessel approximately 8 miles off Freeport, Texas, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a call at approximately 9:30 a.m. from the tanker vessel Stolt Confidence stating a crew member...

Coast Guard suspends search for boy near Jetty Park in Matagorda, Texas

Coast Guard suspends search for boy near Jetty Park in Matagorda, Texas
Coast Guard Cutter Edgar Culbertson file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Paige Hause HOUSTON — The Coast Guard suspended its search for a missing ten-year-old male Monday evening after a body was located matching the missing child’s description near the mouth of the Colorado River in Matagorda, Texas. On Sunday, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification at 6:53...

Coast Guard searches for missing child near Jetty Park in Matagorda, Texas

Coast Guard searches for missing child near Jetty Park in Matagorda, Texas
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing ten-year-old male Monday near Jetty Park in Matagorda, Texas. The child was last seen wearing black swim trunks. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification at 6:53 p.m. Sunday of a ten-year-old male and a 30-year-old male who had gone missing while swimming. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard suspended its search for a person in the water Tuesday after a body was located matching the missing person’s description near Sargent Beach, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification on Monday at approximately 2:12 p.m. from the owner of a disabled and adrift 21-foot center console...

Coast Guard searches for person in the water near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard searches for person in the water near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water in the vicinity of the mouth of the Brazos River in Freeport, Texas. At approximately 2:12 p.m. Monday, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification from the owner of a disabled and adrift 21-foot center console vessel with four individuals...

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water near Freeport

Coast Guard suspends search for person in the water near Freeport
Coast Guard Station Freeport 25 Foot Response Boast-Small File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing person in the water last seen at Surfside Beach near Freeport, Texas. Missing is 22-year-old Elijah Posana, U.S. Air Force, who was last seen wearing a maroon shirt. Coast Guard and local agency crews searched over the course of 28 hours, covering approximately 100...