Coast Guard aircrew rescues two surfers near Indian Beach, Ore.

Coast Guard aircrew rescues two surfers near Indian Beach, Ore.
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 helicopter file photo WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescued two surfers in distress near Indian Beach, just north of Cannon Beach, Saturday afternoon. An aircrew aboard an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River safely completed two hoists and transported the surfers to the Sector in Warrenton where they declined medical care and...

Unconscious surfer rescued by Coast Guard near Newport, Oregon

Unconscious surfer rescued by Coast Guard near Newport, Oregon
Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter File Photo NEWPORT, Ore. — A Coast Guard aircrew rescued an unconscious surfer at Devil’s Punchbowl State Park, Saturday evening. A Coast Guard Air Facility Newport aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter located the subject, deployed a rescue swimmer and with assistance from a local surfer, brought the unconscious subject back to the beach on a surfboard. Coast...

Coast Guard rescues surfer near Willapa Bay, Washington

Coast Guard rescues surfer near Willapa Bay, Washington
Coast Guard Sector Columbia River MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter file photo SEATTLE – A Coast Guard aircrew rescued a 40-year-old male who had become caught in strong currents while surfing near Willapa Bay, Saturday afternoon. A Coast Guard Sector Columbia River aircrew, aboard an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter, safely recovered and transported the surfer to shore, where Emergency Medical Service personnel...

Coast Guard rescues surfer from Yaquina Head cliffside

Coast Guard rescues surfer from Yaquina Head cliffside
USCG File Photo NEWPORT, Ore. — Coast Guard personnel and a Lincoln County vertical rescue team rescued a surfer off a cliffside near Yaquina Head Lighthouse, Sunday evening. An aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Facility Newport, hoisted the surfer from the cliffside and transported him to the Newport Airport where he was transferred to awaiting emergency medical services. Lincoln...

Coast Guard rescues distressed surfer off Wilderness Beach in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard rescues distressed surfer off Wilderness Beach in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The crew of a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter rescued a distressed surfer Tuesday morning just off Wilderness Beach in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. The rescued surfer was reported to be a U.S. citizen on vacation in Puerto Rico. The surfer was initially located by the crew of a Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen helicopter that was flying a training mission when they...

Coast Guard rescues distressed surfer near Agate beach, Ore

Coast Guard rescues distressed surfer near Agate beach, Ore
NORTH BEND, Ore. — An aircrew aboard an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Facility Newport rescued a 22-year-old female surfer in distress near Agate Beach State Park, Saturday afternoon. She was transferred to members of the Lincoln County Fire Department on the beach in good condition. Lincoln County 911 dispatchers contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend at around...

Coast Guard rescues surfer near Grays Harbor, Wash.

Coast Guard rescues surfer near Grays Harbor, Wash.
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard rescued a surfer near the Grays Harbor North Jetty, Wednesday. The 29-year-old male surfer was recovered by a 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew from Coast Guard Station Grays Harbor in Westport, and was transported to the Coast Guard station where he declined further care. Coast Guard Sector Columbia River Command Center watchstanders, in Warrenton, Oregon, received notification...

Coast Guard rescues two distressed surfers near Gray Whale Cove State Beach

Coast Guard rescues two distressed surfers near Gray Whale Cove State Beach
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued two distressed surfers at Gray Whale Cove State Beach Saturday afternoon. At approximately 3:04 p.m., Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a report from a good Samaritan that there were two surfers in distress drifting north from Montara State Beach towards Gray Whale Cove State Beach. An Urgent Marine Information Broadcast was immediately...

Coast Guard rescues distressed surfer near Golden Gate National Recreation Area

Coast Guard rescues distressed surfer near Golden Gate National Recreation Area
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard rescued a distressed surfer at Cliff House Cove near the Golden Gate National Recreation Area Tuesday afternoon. At 2:55 p.m., Coast Guard Sector San Francisco watchstanders received a report of a surfer in distress attempting to paddle back to shore. The Coast Guard issued an Urgent Marine Information Broadcast to mariners in the area to be on the lookout. googletag.cmd.push(function()...