Coast Guard units from Oregon and Washington assist disabled fishing vessel

Coast Guard units from Oregon and Washington assist disabled fishing vessel
SEATTLE — Crewmembers aboard two 47-foot Motor Life Boats from Coast Guard Station Grays Harbor, in Westport, Wash., and the Coast Guard Cutter Fir, a 225-foot Seagoing Buoytender homeported in Astoria, Ore., assisted the disabled fishing vessel Lady Law, a 75-foot commercial fishing vessel, in the Pacific Ocean near Copalis Beach, Wash., Wednesday. There were no reports of injuries or pollution. “Having...

Coast Guard medevacs injured man near Ocean Park, Wash.

Coast Guard medevacs injured man near Ocean Park, Wash.
ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured 38-year-old man near Ocean Park, Wash., Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River received a report from the crew of the fishing vessel Lady Law at approximately 5:10 p.m. that the ship’s master had suffered abdominal and hand injuries while working aboard the vessel 20 miles west of Leadbetter Point near Ocean Park. An MH-60 helicopter...