Coast Guard Air Station Houston rescues 2 sailors off Galveston Jetties

Coast Guard Air Station Houston rescues 2 sailors off Galveston Jetties
HOUSTON — Two men were rescued off the Galveston Jetties by a Coast Guard aircrew after their sailboat became lodged on the rocks Monday morning. The men aboard the sailboat French Kiss, called Coast Guard Sector Houston/Galveston watchstanders at 6:05 a.m. and reported they had run aground at the tip of the south jetty. Coast Guard Station Galveston boatcrews arrived at about 6:45 a.m., but were...

Coast Guard rescues two off Galveston jetties

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two men off the tip of the south Galveston jetties, Thursday. Watchstanders at Sector Houston-Galveston received a call at approximately 10:30 p.m. Thursday from a crewmember on board a 36-foot fishing vessel reporting the vessel had been “slammed against the rocks.”