Coast Guard aircrew rescues stranded hiker from Hug Point cliffside

Coast Guard aircrew rescues stranded hiker from Hug Point cliffside
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 file photo WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued a hiker stranded on a cliffside near Hug Point on the Oregon Coast, Monday evening. An aircrew aboard an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River successfully hoisted the hiker from 100-feet up the cliffside and transported him to sector’s base with no injuries reported. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard aircrew hoists injured hiker off Saddle Mountain, Ore.

Coast Guard aircrew hoists injured hiker off Saddle Mountain, Ore.
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo WARRENTON, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted a female hiker after she reportedly slipped on the snow and hurt her ankle while 2.5 miles up Saddle Mountain, Sunday. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River transported the injured woman back to the sector where they safely transferred the hiker to...

Coast Guard rescues missing hiker in Olympic National Forest

Coast Guard rescues missing hiker in Olympic National Forest
USCG File Photo SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued a missing hiker in the Olympic National Forest, Monday morning after the hiker was reported missing Sunday afternoon. An aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles located and rescued the 79-year-old male and transported him to Sequim Valley Airport where the patient was transferred to emergency medical technicians...

Coast Guard medevacs hiker missing 1 week in Olympic National Park

Coast Guard medevacs hiker missing 1 week in Olympic National Park
Air Station Port Angeles MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo SEATTLE — A Coast Guard aircrew assisted local responders Sunday in medically evacuating a 71-year-old female hiker who reportedly went missing a week ago in the Olympic National Park. At 7:15 p.m., an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles hoisted the hiker, who reportedly suffered from dehydration...

Coast Guard rescues injured beachgoer near Brookings, Oregon

Coast Guard rescues injured beachgoer near Brookings, Oregon
USCG File Photo WARRENTON, Ore., — The Coast Guard rescued an injured beachgoer after she fell from the rocks sustaining substantial injuries to her arms and leg near Brookings, Ore., Thursday. The woman was met by a Curry County Sheriff’s Office ground crew who prepped her for Coast Guard helicopter transport to Brookings Airport where they were met by Life Flight. Watchstanders at Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues injured hiker near Yachats, Oregon

Coast Guard rescues injured hiker near Yachats, Oregon
WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued an injured hiker on the Neptune State Scenic Viewpoint hiking trail near Yachats, Ore., Saturday. The man was successfully hoisted into the helicopter and transported to Coast Guard Air Facility Newport, Ore., where he was met by local emergency medical services for further evaluation. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend received the report of...

Coast Guard assists Coos Bay first responders in rescuing injured hiker near Sunset Bay

Coast Guard assists Coos Bay first responders in rescuing injured hiker near Sunset Bay
NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew assisted Coos Bay Fire and Rescue personnel in rescuing an injured hiker Friday evening after he fell off a cliff in Sunset Bay in Charleston. The aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter, from Coast Guard Sector North Bend hoisted the 20-year-old injured hiker and transported him to Bay Area Hospital in Coos Bay in stable condition. The Coast Guard was...

Coast Guard rescues hiker from Mount Verstovia in Sitka, Alaska

Coast Guard rescues hiker from Mount Verstovia in Sitka, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka aircrew rescued an injured hiker from Mount Verstovia in Sitka, Alaska, Tuesday night. The Air Station Sitka helicopter crew hoisted the woman and transported her to Sitka where she was met by awaiting emergency medical services personnel. Coast Guard Sector Juneau command center watchstanders received an agency assist request from the Alaska State...

Coast Guard assists in the rescue of an injured hiker near Toleak Point, Wash.

Coast Guard assists in the rescue of an injured hiker near Toleak Point, Wash.
WARRENTON, Ore. — A MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew out of Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles assisted the Olympic National Park rangers in the rescue of an injured hiker near Toleak Point, Washington, Tuesday. The 20-year-old man, who suffered injuries from a 15-foot fall, was met at the beach by the helicopter crew and taken to the Olympic Medical Center for further medical care. Watchstanders...