Coast Guard medevacs man 40 miles west of Hernando Beach

Coast Guard medevacs man 40 miles west of Hernando Beach
Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a recreational vessel 40 miles west of Hernando Beach, Florida Monday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew responded to the call and safely transported the man to Tampa General Hospital. Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg watchstanders received a VHF marine...

Coast Guard assists vessel 25 miles west of Hernando Beach, Florida

Coast Guard assists vessel 25 miles west of Hernando Beach, Florida
Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules aircraft file photo ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Coast Guard assisted three people on a vessel taking on water 25 miles west of Hernando Beach, Florida, Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater HC-130 Hercules aircraft aircrew dropped a life raft to three people sitting on the hull of the capsized 26-foot Seafox and hailed vessels nearby for assistance. Coast Guard...