Coast Guard aircrew rescues boater off of aground vessel in Willapa Bay, Wash.

Coast Guard aircrew rescues boater off of aground vessel in Willapa Bay, Wash.
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 helicopter file photo ASTORIA, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted a man off a boat in Willapa Bay north of Leadbetter Point State Park in Washington Saturday afternoon after his vessel ran aground and began taking on water. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River hoisted the man to safety and transported him to the sector...

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue family near Long Beach, Wash.

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue family near Long Beach, Wash.
WARRENTON, Ore. — A Coast Guard helicopter crew, working with Long Beach Police Department personnel and park rangers, rescued a family of three, including a 20-month-old child, who were reportedly lost in Leadbetter Point State Park, Washington, Saturday. A Coast Guard Air Station Astoria MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew landed in a clearing near a beach to rescue the lost family and transferred...