Coast Guard medevacs mariner 55 miles offshore Lake Charles, Louisiana

Coast Guard medevacs mariner 55 miles offshore Lake Charles, Louisiana
A mariner is transferred by an Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew to awaiting emergency medical services personnel at the Lake Charles Regional Airport  April 2, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Air Station Houston) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a mariner from an 86-foot fishing vessel approximately 55 miles offshore Lake Charles, Louisiana, Thursday morning. Coast Guard...

Man rescued off container ship by Coast Guard near Key West

Man rescued off container ship by Coast Guard near Key West
MIAMI — A man suffering from abdominal pain was medically evacuated off a container ship by the Coast Guard approximately 20 miles west of Key West, Florida, Sunday night. Coast Guard Sector Key West command center was notified of a 34-year old man aboard the container ship Horizon Discovery suffering abdominal pain. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew was launched, arrived...