Coast Guard Air Station Houston rescues man overboard in Houston Ship Channel

Coast Guard Air Station Houston rescues man overboard in Houston Ship Channel
HOUSTON – The Coast Guard rescued a 62-year-old man who was stranded on Atkinson Island, after he fell off his boat near Sylvan Beach and swam to the island Wednesday. At approximately 9 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston received a call from a mariner transiting near Sylvan Beach stating they saw an unmanned boat going in circles. Watchstanders launched a Coast Guard Air...