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...

Coast Guard rescues 2 hikers near Hug Point, Ore

Coast Guard rescues 2 hikers near Hug Point, Ore
WARRENTON, Ore. — A Coast Guard Air Station Astoria aircrew assisted Clatsop County Sheriff Department personnel with the rescue of two hikers stranded by incoming tide near Hug Point, Monday. The two hikers, both 20-year-old females from Canby, were safely hoisted and brought to local emergency responders on scene. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Command Center received the...

Coast Guard, local responders medevac hiker from Saddle Mountain, Ore.

Coast Guard, local responders medevac hiker from Saddle Mountain, Ore.
WARRENTON, Ore. — A Coast Guard helicopter crew and local responders medvaced a reportedly unconscious hiker suffering from heat exhaustion from Saddle Mountain near Seaside, Saturday. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, from Coast Guard Air Station Astoria, hoisted the 24-year-old female hiker and safely transferred her to medical personnel at Columbia Memorial Hospital in Astoria. Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard aircrew assists injured hiker near La Push, Wash.

Coast Guard aircrew assists injured hiker near La Push, Wash.
SEATTLE — A Coast Guard helicopter crew transported a hiker reportedly suffering from a knee injury and mild hypothermia seven miles southeast of La Push, Tuesday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles safely hoisted the hiker and transported her to the Forks airport where she was taken by ambulance to the Forks Community Hospital. Watchstanders at Coast Guard...

Coast Guard Air Station Astoria rescues injured man from Mount. St. Helens, Wash.

Coast Guard Air Station Astoria rescues injured man from Mount. St. Helens, Wash.
WARRENTON, Ore. — A Coast Guard Air Station Astoria MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew rescued a 40-year-old Kelso, Washington, resident who suffered a leg injury while hiking 4,100-feet up Mount St. Helens, Monday. The man was successfully hoisted and transported to Long View Hospital where he was met by local emergency medical services for further transport to advanced medical care. Coast Guard Sector...

Coast Guard rescues stranded hiker near Seaside, Ore.

Coast Guard rescues stranded hiker near Seaside, Ore.
SEASIDE, Ore. — The Coast Guard hoisted a female hiker who became trapped along the Ecola State Park cliffs by the incoming tide south of Seaside, Oregon, Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Columbia River in Warrenton, Oregon, received a report from local authorities of a stranded hiker, at approximately 3:55 p.m. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Astoria, Oregon,...

Coast Guard assists with search and recovery of hiker off Tillamook Head

Coast Guard assists with search and recovery of hiker off Tillamook Head
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard assisted the Clatsop County Sheriff’s Dept. with the search for and recovery of a hiker from Tillamook Head between Cannon Beach, Ore., and Seaside, Ore., Monday. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River received a request from the sheriff’s dept., at 2:29 p.m., to assist a land-based search party with locating a 26-year-old female hiker. Columbia River diverted an...