Coast Guard rescues 3 from vessel taking on water near Port Arthur, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 3 from vessel taking on water near Port Arthur, Texas
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued three mariners after their vessel ran aground and began taking on water near Port Arthur, Texas, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified by a good Samaritan vessel of a 16-foot vessel that had run aground and begun taking on water with three mariners aboard on the southern side of the Sabine Pass Jetty. Watchstanders issued an urgent...

Coast Guard in Port Arthur continue to respond, rescue

Coast Guard in Port Arthur continue to respond, rescue
Coast Guard Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Port Arthur, Texas file photo by Maritime Safety and Security Team New Orleans PORT ARTHUR, TEXAS — The Coast Guard, federal, state and local agencies continue to respond to the greater Port Arthur area Saturday. Currently, there are more than 200 Coast Guard personnel responding in the Port Arthur and Beaumont area. There are 27 shallow-draft vessels,...

Coast Guard conducts rescue operations in Port Arthur

Coast Guard conducts rescue operations in Port Arthur
Coast Guard Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Port Arthur, Texas file photo by Maritime Safety and Security Team New Orleans PORT ARTHUR, TEXAS — The Coast Guard, federal, state and local agencies continue to respond to the greater Port Arthur area Friday. Currently, there are seven Coast Guard helicopters and Coast Guard Flood Punt Teams, with 65 shallow-draft vessels, capable of operating in flooded...