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 medevacs vessel crewmember 7 miles off Corpus Christi, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs vessel crewmember 7 miles off Corpus Christi, Texas
A Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew hoists an injured crewmember from the offshore support vessel Citation approximately seven miles offshore Corpus Christi, Texas, May 28, 2020. The patient was transported to CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christ – Shoreline. (U.S. Coast Guard video capture) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember...

Coast Guard assists swimmer in Port Aransas, Texas

Coast Guard assists swimmer in Port Aransas, Texas
Coast Guard Cutter Chinook file photo by Coast Guard Cutter Chinook CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted a swimmer who drifted 400-yards from shore in Port Aransas, Texas, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a report from a good Samaritan fishing on the Port Aransas jetties of a distressed swimmer who appeared to be struggling approximately 400-yards...

Coast Guard rescues 2 jet skiers offshore Texas City, Texas

Coast Guard rescues 2 jet skiers offshore Texas City, Texas
Coast Guard 29-foot Response Boat-Small file photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ryan Dickinson HOUSTON — The Coast Guard rescued two jet skiers approximately two miles offshore the Texas City Dike in Texas City, Texas, Tuesday morning. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report of an overdue jetski with two people aboard at approximately 5:30 p.m. Monday. Watchstanders issued...

Coast Guard continues to search for missing boater near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard continues to search for missing boater near Galveston, Texas
A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65D Dolphin file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Andrew Kendrick HOUSTON – The Coast Guard continues to search for a missing boater in West Bay near Galveston, Texas, Tuesday. Missing is 63-year-old Danny Wren, last seen wearing a red shirt with no lifejacket. At approximately 11:15 p.m. Sunday evening, Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified...

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Galveston, Texas

Coast Guard searching for missing boater near Galveston, Texas
HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing boater in West Bay near Galveston, Texas, Monday. Missing is 63-year-old Danny Wren, last seen wearing a red shirt with no lifejacket. At approximately 11:15 p.m. Sunday evening, Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were notified of a missing boater near Middle Deer Island who had lost control of his 16-foot skiff while attempting...

Coast Guard suspends search for owner of adrift kayak near Seabrook, Texas

Coast Guard suspends search for owner of adrift kayak near Seabrook, Texas
An unmanned, adrift kayak found by a Houston County Sheriff’s Office boat crew approximately 100-yards off El Jardin Beach near Seabrook, Texas, May 8, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) HOUSTON – The Coast Guard suspended its search for the owner of an unmanned, adrift kayak found approximately 100-yards off El Jardin Beach near Seabrook, Texas. The search began Friday morning after Coast Guard...

Coast Guard searching for owner of adrift kayak near Seabrook, Texas

Coast Guard searching for owner of adrift kayak near Seabrook, Texas
An unmanned, adrift kayak found by a Houston County Sheriff’s Office boat crew approximately 100-yards off El Jardin Beach near Seabrook, Texas, May 8, 2020. A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew and a Coast Guard Station Houston Response Boat-Medium boat crew were launched to search. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is searching for the owner of an unmanned,...

Coast Guard medevacs injured crewmember off Port Aransas, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs injured crewmember off Port Aransas, Texas
Air Station Corpus Christi MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by PA2 Adam Eggers CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from the tanker Cap Guillaume approximately 39 miles offshore Port Aransas, Texas, Wednesday afternoon. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received a request for medevac from the captain of the Cap Guillaume for a crewmember who...