Coast Guard medevacs man 7 miles offshore Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs man 7 miles offshore 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 man from a vessel 7 miles offshore Freeport, Texas, Wednesday. Coast Guard Station Freeport watchstanders received a call at 9:20 a.m. from the captain of the lift boat Lafayette stating that he was experiencing chest pains and numbness in his legs. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard assists 2 offshore Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 2 offshore Freeport, Texas
Two people aboard a disabled 26-foot center console vessel await the assistance of a Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew from Station Freeport 55 miles offshore Freeport, Texas, June 19, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Freeport) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted two boaters aboard a disabled, adrift vessel offshore Freeport, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard assists 5 aboard disabled vessel near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 5 aboard disabled vessel 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 five boaters Friday aboard a disabled vessel near Freeport, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification at 8:32 a.m. of a disabled 33-foot center console adrift with five people aboard near the Freeport jetties. Due...

Coast Guard rescues ferry passenger from water off Galveston

Coast Guard rescues ferry passenger from water off Galveston
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued a ferry passenger who fell into the water off Galveston, Texas, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a report at 11:30 a.m. over VHF-FM channel 16 from personnel aboard the John W. Johnson, a nearby passenger...

Coast Guard ends search for missing 17 year old near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard ends search for missing 17 year old near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro Rivera HOUSTON — The Coast Guard ended its search Sunday for a 17-year-old male who went missing while wade fishing near Freeport, Texas, Saturday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Houston spotted the body of the missing teen in the middle of San Luis Pass at 5:25 p.m. A Texas EquuSearch...

Coast Guard assists 4 aboard tugboat near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 4 aboard tugboat near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat–Small file photo. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted four people aboard a tugboat taking on water in the Intracoastal Waterway near Freeport, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a phone call at 6:02 a.m. from the captain of the 52-foot tugboat Captain Mark stating the vessel was taking on water near the Brazos...

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters near Bastrop Bay, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 3 boaters near Bastrop Bay, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dustin R. Williams HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued three people aboard a disabled vessel Monday near Bastrop Bay, Texas. Coast Guard Station Freeport watchstanders received notification at 11:30 p.m. Sunday, from the father of one of the boaters stating that their green 18-foot jon boat was disabled with...

Coast Guard assists 5 people aboard disabled vessel off Freeport, TX

Coast Guard assists 5 people aboard disabled vessel off Freeport, TX
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted five people aboard a disabled vessel Monday approximately three miles off Freeport, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received notification at 10 p.m. from the operator of a 27-foot Boston Whaler, that the vessel was...

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard disabled vessel off Surfside Beach, TX

Coast Guard assists 3 aboard disabled vessel off Surfside Beach, TX
Coast Guard Station Freeport 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jared Cleberg HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted three people aboard a disabled vessel Saturday 9 miles off Surfside Beach, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received notification at 7:35 p.m. from the operator of an 18-foot pleasure craft, that the vessel had lost...