Coast Guard assists fishing vessel taking on water near South Padre Island

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas —The Coast Guard assisted three men when their 80-foot fishing vessel began taking on water in the Gulf of Mexico approximately 33 nautical miles northeast of South Padre Island, Saturday.

Coast Guard searching for master of fishing vessel

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas – The Coast Guard is searching for a 60-year-old man who fell overboard from a fishing vessel 20 miles from South Padre Island Saturday night.

Coast Guard, good samaritan assist sinking commercial fishing boat

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Coast Guard assisted two people aboard a sinking 50-foot commercial fishing boat approximately 30 miles east of Port O’Connor, Thursday at approximately 8 a.m..

Coast Guard responds to disabled fishing vessel 70 miles off Galveston coast

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard came to the assistance of the crew of a disabled fishing vessel 70 miles off the Galveston coast today.