Coast Guard medevacs crewmember 46 miles offCameron, Louisiana

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember 46 miles offCameron, Louisiana
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dustin R. Williams HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a 60-year-old man from a fishing vessel 46 miles offshore Cameron, Louisiana, Sunday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a medevac request by radio from the fishing vessel Jennifer and David stating a...

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Sabine Pass

Coast Guard searching for person in the water near Sabine Pass
Coast Guard Cutter Alligator file photo by Seaman Meredith A. Manning HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a person in the water approximately 29 miles offshore Sabine Pass, Texas. The individual was last seen wearing an orange life jacket and coveralls with reflective tape. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification Wednesday evening of a 27-year-old male crew...

Coast Guard assists disabled vessel near Sabine Pass, Texas

Coast Guard assists disabled vessel near Sabine Pass, Texas
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted a disabled vessel Monday near the east jetty in Sabine Pass, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders were notified at 6:57 p.m. via cell phone of a 22-foot disabled vessel with four people aboard hitting the east jetties due to engine failure. A Coast Guard Station Sabine 29-foot...

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Freshwater Bayou

Coast Guard assists vessel taking on water near Freshwater Bayou
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dustin R. WilliamsHOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted a 77-foot fishing vessel taking on water near Freshwater Bayou, Louisiana, Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a 77-foot fishing vessel with three mariners aboard taking on water. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Sabine Pass, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Sabine Pass, Texas
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a mariner from a towing vessel approximately 28 miles south of Sabine Pass, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a mariner experiencing severe sickness. Watchstanders consulted with the duty flight surgeon who recommended...

Coast Guard rescues 3 from vessel taking on water near Port Arthur, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 3 from vessel taking on water near Port Arthur, Texas
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued three mariners after their vessel ran aground and began taking on water near Port Arthur, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified by a good Samaritan vessel of a 16-foot vessel that had run aground and begun taking on water with three mariners aboard on the southern side of the Sabine Pass Jetty. Watchstanders issued an urgent...

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Sabine Pass, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs mariner near Sabine Pass, Texas
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a mariner from a tug-barge approximately four miles south of Sabine Pass, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a 63-year-old man experiencing breathing difficulties. Watchstanders consulted with the duty flight surgeon who recommended the medevac. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard responds to oil spill near Port Arthur, Texas

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is responding to an oil spill near Port Arthur, Texas, Friday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of a collision involving the offshore supply vessel Cheramie Botruc 22 and tug vessel Mariya Moran near the entrance to Sabine Pass, Texas, Thursday morning. Personnel from Coast Guard Station Sabine, Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Port Arthur,...

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners near Cameron, Louisiana

Coast Guard rescues 2 mariners near Cameron, Louisiana
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two mariners after their vessel became disabled approximately 14 miles offshore Cameron, Louisiana, Wednesday evening. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified of a disabled 18-foot bass boat with two mariners anchored without fuel. Watchstanders...