Coast Guard helicopter crew hoists hiker to safety near Agness, Oregon

Coast Guard helicopter crew hoists hiker to safety near Agness, Oregon
USCG File Photo AGNESS, Ore. – A Coast Guard aircrew hoisted a hiker near Agness, Oregon, Thursday afternoon. The aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Sector North Bend hoisted the hiker at approximately 12:30 p.m. and transferred her to the Curry County Sheriff Department who were waiting in Agness. Around 10 a.m., Curry County requested assistance after locating the 40-year-old...

Hiker missing for 5 days in Southern Oregon rescued by the Coast Guard

Hiker missing for 5 days in Southern Oregon rescued by the Coast Guard
A rescued a hiker, who had missing for 5 days, in the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, June 14, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Cmdr. Russell Merrick. NORTH BEND, Ore. – The Coast Guard located and hoisted a hiker, Wednesday morning who had been missing for nearly 5 days while hiking in Southern Oregon. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Sector North Bend located and hoisted...