Coast Guard aircrew assists injured hiker near La Push, Wash.

Coast Guard aircrew assists injured hiker near La Push, Wash.
SEATTLE — A Coast Guard helicopter crew transported a hiker reportedly suffering from a knee injury and mild hypothermia seven miles southeast of La Push, Tuesday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles safely hoisted the hiker and transported her to the Forks airport where she was taken by ambulance to the Forks Community Hospital. Watchstanders at Coast Guard...

Coast Guard rescues injured hiker in Olympic National Park

Coast Guard rescues injured hiker in Olympic National Park
SEATTLE — A rescue aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles, Wash., rescued a 60-year-old male that reportedly suffered a broken ankle while hiking in Olympic National Park near Starbuck Mine, Wash., Sunday afternoon. A member of the U.S. Forest Service, who was on-scene with the man and rendered first aid, requested Coast Guard assistance through the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center. The...

Coast Guard medevacs teenage hiker from Olympic National Park

Coast Guard medevacs teenage hiker from Olympic National Park
SEATTLE—The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced a 15-year old hiker after she fell from a 15-foot cliff north of the Hoh River in Olympic National Park, in Clallam, Wash., Monday. The hiker was reported in stable condition. At approximately 10:46 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound in Seattle received a request from National Park Service employees to rescue a fallen hiker. The hiker, an...

Coast Guard rescues stranded hikers in Olympic National Park

Coast Guard rescues stranded hikers in Olympic National Park
SEATTLE—Two Coast Guard helicopter crews from separate units worked together to rescue two injured hikers who had fallen approximately 50 feet into a ravine in Olympic National Park, approximately 30 miles south of Port Angeles, Wash., Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound received notification at approximately 7:30 a.m. that a personal locater beacon had been activated near the center of the...

Coast Guard rescues man from Olympic National Park, Wash.

USCG file photo SEATTLE – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a man from Olympic National Park, Wash., who reportedly fell down an avalanche chute, Thursday. Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles, Wash., launched an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew at approximately 2:00 p.m. to assist. A helicopter from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island also responded to the incident. At 5:08 p.m. the Coast Guard...

Coast Guard assists injured hiker

The Coast Guard assisted responders in Mason County with the rescue of an injured hiker in Olympic National Park, Wash., Saturday. An MH65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Port Angeles Wash., hoisted and transported the injured hiker to a hospital in Seattle, Wash. at approximately 6:15 p.m.

Coast Guard hoists injured hiker from Olympic National Park, Wash.

SEATTLE – The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured hiker near Lake Ozette in the Olympic National Park, Washington on Tuesday.