Coast Guard medevacs Navy crewmember near Santa Barbara

Coast Guard medevacs Navy crewmember near Santa Barbara
USS Momsen (DDG 92) file photo by US Navy Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jay C. Pugh SAN PEDRO, Calif. — A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced an injured Navy destroyer crewmember near Santa Barbara, Sunday night. At approximately 5:30 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach personnel were notified of a crewmember who was reportedly suffering from symptoms of appendicitis aboard...

Coast Guard medevacs Navy sailor off Coos Bay, Oregon

Coast Guard medevacs Navy sailor off Coos Bay, Oregon
ASTORIA, Ore. — The U.S. Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured Navy sailor approximately 75 miles west of Coos Bay, Ore., Tuesday. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station North Bend, Ore., transported the injured sailor to Eugene, Ore., where he was placed in the care of Lane County, Ore., Fire and Rescue, then taken to Sacred Heart General Hospital in Eugene. Coast Guard...