Coast Guard medevacs injured diver near San Clemente Island

Coast Guard medevacs injured diver near San Clemente Island
SAN DIEGO — An aircrew from U.S. Coast Guard Sector San Diego conducted a medevac for an injured diver near San Clemente Island Saturday morning. The 40-year-old woman was diving with a group off the motor vessel Horizon approximately two miles from Pyramid Cove on San Clememte Island when she became unresponsive. The Horizon’s crew contacted the Coast Guard at 8:15 a.m., stating that the...

Coast Guard rescues injured diver

Coast Guard rescues injured diver
MIAMI — An injured diver was medically evacuated by a Coast Guard aircrew after an offshore boating incident occurred near Biscayne Bay, Fla., Sunday. While on routine patrol, the crewmembers of an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Miami received a mayday alert from a boater near Biscayne Bay, stating he was on scene and assisting a diver who had suffered deep laceration to one...

Coast Guard helps rescue injured diver

Coast Guard helps rescue injured diver
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Coast Guard crews medically evacuated an injured diver after an offshore incident Sunday. Crewmembers aboard the dive boat Orion contacted Coast Guard watchstanders at 3 p.m., requesting medical assistance. A 60-year-old man was involved in a diving incident 32 miles off Port Aransas and was in need of additional care. Medical personnel aboard the Orion administered CPR and...