Coast Guard medevacs woman near Matagorda Bay, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs woman near Matagorda Bay, Texas
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a 65-year-old woman from a vessel near Matagorda Bay, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Station Port O’Connor watchstanders received a call at 10:14 a.m. from the Port O’Connor Volunteer Fire Department stating that a passenger on a 30-foot pleasure craft had suffered a back injury and was in need of medical attention. A Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard medevacs 67-year-old man from Matagorda Bay

Coast Guard medevacs 67-year-old man from Matagorda Bay
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Kelly Parker. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured man from Matagorda Bay, Texas, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received notification at 4:17 p.m. from the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office that the 67-year-old captain of the commercial...

Coast Guard medevacs man from Matagorda Peninsula, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs man from Matagorda Peninsula, Texas
24-foot Special Purpose Craft-Shallow Water file photoCORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from Matagorda Peninsula, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received a medevac request at 10:48 p.m. stating a 68-year-old man was experiencing chest pains and tingling limbs in the vicinity of the Port O’Connor jetties. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from vessel near Port O’Connor

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from vessel near Port O'Connor
Coast Guard Station Port O’Connor 29-foot Response Boat–Small file photo. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a towing vessel Wednesday in Matagorda Bay near Port O’Connor, Texas. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received a medevac request via VHF-FM channel 16 at 2:14 p.m. from the towing vessel Anna Michael stating...

Coast Guard rescues 5 from capsized vessel in Port O’Connor, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 5 from capsized vessel in Port O'Connor, Texas
Coast Guard Station Port O’Connor 29-foot Response Boat–Small file photo. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued five boaters from a capsized pleasure craft near the Big Jetties in Port O’Connor, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received a report at 3:18 p.m. from Calhoun County Dispatch that a 19-foot pleasure craft...

Coast Guard rescues 5 from vessel 8 miles offshore Matagorda Bay

Coast Guard rescues 5 from vessel 8 miles offshore Matagorda Bay
A Coast Guard Station Port O’Connor boat crew photographs an adrift vessel near Matagorda Bay, Texas on Feb. 12, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Port O’Connor) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued five people from a fishing vessel beset by weather 8 miles offshore Matagorda Bay, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received...

Coast Guard rescues mariner near Port O’Connor, Texas

Coast Guard rescues mariner near Port O'Connor, Texas
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Kelly Parker. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued a mariner from a disabled 36-foot sailing vessel Sunday in Matagorda Bay near Port O’Connor, Texas. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a notification at 8:04 p.m. from the Palacios Police Department of a distressed mariner...

Coast Guard assists 5 after collision near Port O’Connor, Texas

Coast Guard assists 5 after collision near Port O'Connor, Texas
The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Pelican tows a disabled 84-foot fishing boat after a vessel collision 15 miles off Port O’Connor, Texas, July 26, 2021.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Coast Guard Cutter Pelican) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted five crew members aboard an 84-foot fishing vessel near Port O’Connor, Texas, Monday. At approximately 9 p.m., Coast Guard Sector/Air...

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...