Coast Guard medevacs injured logger off Coos Mountain, Ore

Coast Guard medevacs injured logger off Coos Mountain, Ore
A Coast Guard aircrew, aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Sector North Bend, medically evacuates an injured logger after he was struck by a tree, 17 miles east of Coos Bay, on Coos Mountain, Dec. 21, 3019. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Sector North Bend. NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured logger after he was struck by a tree, 17 miles east of Coos Bay, on...

Coast Guard medevacs injured logger after fall near Mapleton, Ore.

Coast Guard medevacs injured logger after fall near Mapleton, Ore.
Coast Guard Sector North Bend MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured logger after a 60-foot fall 10 miles northeast of Mapleton, in the Siuslaw National Forest, Thursday afternoon. A Coast Guard aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Sector North Bend safely hoisted the 35-year-old logger, who reportedly suffered neck and back...

Coast Guard aircrew, local responders medevac logger near Newport, Ore.

Coast Guard aircrew, local responders medevac logger near Newport, Ore.
An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Facility Newport, Ore., lowers a rescue swimmer during the medevac of an injured hiker in Chitwood, July 22, 2016.  (Photo courtesy of Larry Robeson with the LCTRRT.) NEWPORT, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew assisted local responders in the medevac of a logger near Chitwood, who reportedly fell 500 feet down a ravine and suffered from a collapsed...

Coast Guard Air Station Sitka medevacs injured logger near Ketchikan, Alaska

Coast Guard Air Station Sitka medevacs injured logger near Ketchikan, Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced an injured logger from a logging camp on Cleveland Peninsula near Ketchikan, Alaska, Wednesday. The Jayhawk helicopter crew landed on the beach, transferred the injured logger onto their aircraft and transported him to awaiting emergency medical services in Ketchikan. Coast Guard 17th District command center...

Coast Guard medevacs injured logger west of Portland, Ore., Monday

Coast Guard medevacs injured logger west of Portland, Ore., Monday
ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured logger approximately 35 miles west of Portland, Ore., Monday. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River in Warrenton, Ore., received an agency assist request from Washington County, Ore., Search and Rescue at approximately 7:30 a.m., stating an injured logger with two broken legs and severe bleeding was in need of a helicopter hoist just north of Highway...