Coast Guard rescues boater after vessel washes ashore near Port Aransas

Coast Guard rescues boater after vessel washes ashore near Port Aransas
Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued a boater after his vessel was sighted washed ashore near the Port Aransas jetties Sunday morning. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a call from a Port Aransas Police Department member informing them that a boat with one person aboard had been...

Coast Guard rescues two near Port Aransas jetties

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard rescued two people after their boat began taking on water north of the Port Aransas jetties, Sunday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi Command Center received a call at approximately 4:15 p.m. on channel 16 from the sailing vessel Majestic reporting that they were taking on water. Watchstanders diverted a HU-25 Falcon jet and crew, and...