HOUSTON — The
Coast Guard is searching for a 26-year-old male who was reported overboard from
the Carnival Dream 47 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas, Thursday evening.
At 8:45 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders were
notified that a 26-year-old male had gone overboard from the Carnival
Dream. Watchstanders issued an urgent marine information broadcast
and launched an Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter crew and an Air
Station Corpus Christi HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew.
Involved in the search:
- Coast Guard Air Station Houston
- Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi
- Carnival Dream
- Good Samaritan vessel