Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker off Corpus Christi

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker off Corpus Christi
Petty Officer 2nd Class Abraham Kamerman, Petty Officer 2nd Class Luke Mathews, Lt. Jamel Chokr and Lt. Cmdr. Thomas Mulder pose for a photo after delivering a patient to CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi – Shoreline in Corpus Christi, Aug. 24, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard, courtesy Air Station Corpus Christi) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced and resuscitated a 60-year-old...

Coast Guard assists three 30 miles off Matagorda, Texas

Coast Guard assists three 30 miles off Matagorda, Texas
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium File Photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted three people aboard a vessel taking on water offshore Matagorda, Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received an emergency position indicating radio beacon alert at 12:10 p.m. originating from a position 30 miles off the Matagorda Jetty. An airborne Coast...

Coast Guard suspends search for fisherman off South Padre Island

Coast Guard suspends search for fisherman off South Padre Island
An HC-144 Ocean Sentry at Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi. (U.S Coast Guard file photo) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard suspended its search Sunday for a 35-year-old fisherman who went missing off South Padre Island, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard crews searched approximately 1,903 square miles for over 32 combined hours. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center watchstanders...

Coast Guard searching for missing fisherman off South Padre Island

Coast Guard searching for missing fisherman off South Padre Island
A Coast Guard 33-foot Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement from Station South Padre Island, Texas, Coast Guard file photo by PA2 Adam EggersCORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing 35-year-old fisherman in the water off South Padre Island, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center watchstanders received a call at 5 a.m. on VHF-FM channel 16 from...

Coast Guard assists 2 offshore Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard assists 2 offshore Freeport, Texas
Two people aboard a disabled 26-foot center console vessel await the assistance of a Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat–Medium crew from Station Freeport 55 miles offshore Freeport, Texas, June 19, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Station Freeport) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard assisted two boaters aboard a disabled, adrift vessel offshore Freeport, Texas, Sunday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston...

Coast Guard rescues 2 from sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island

Coast Guard rescues 2 from sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew rescues two boaters from a disabled 34-foot sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island, Louisiana, May 22, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo, courtesy Air Station Houston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two boaters Sunday from a disabled sailing vessel 43 miles off North Island, Louisiana. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command...

Coast Guard medevacs man 130 miles southeast of Galveston

Coast Guard medevacs man 130 miles southeast of Galveston
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro Rivera HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a man Wednesday from a bulk carrier vessel approximately 130 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston command center watchstanders received a medevac request at 7:27 p.m. Tuesday from the 646-foot bulk carrier Lacta, stating a 20-year-old...

Coast Guard ends search for missing 17 year old near Freeport, Texas

Coast Guard ends search for missing 17 year old near Freeport, Texas
Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Alejandro Rivera HOUSTON — The Coast Guard ended its search Sunday for a 17-year-old male who went missing while wade fishing near Freeport, Texas, Saturday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Houston spotted the body of the missing teen in the middle of San Luis Pass at 5:25 p.m. A Texas EquuSearch...

Coast Guard searching for man overboard near Southwest Pass, Louisiana

Coast Guard searching for man overboard near Southwest Pass, Louisiana
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is searching for a man overboard from the bulk carrier vessel Shandong Fu Xin approximately 97 miles southeast of Southwest Pass channel in Louisiana. The search is for a 5-foot 31-year-old Vietnamese male. Watchstanders with Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a radio call at approximately 6:35...