Texas Police News.jpg
                  

  


 

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker offshore Galveston
Galveston
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty to Embezzling Over $29 Million
ߦ   Coast Guard interdicts 5 lancha crews, seizes 590 pounds of illegal fish off Texas coast
ߦ   Four Arrested in Cedar Park Jugging Incident
ߦ   Major cases headed to Galveston County courts in 2023
ߦ   Paxton Announces Multistate Settlement with CarMax Over the Disclosure of Safety Recalls
ߦ   Paxton Urges SCOTUS to Allow States to Hold Big Tech Companies Accountable When Illegal Activity Occurs
ߦ   Police News Links
ߦ   Former federal agent convicted of corruption in connection to illicit Syrian relationship
ߦ   Friendswood Police Activity Report
ߦ   Fugitive of the Week: Pedro Martin-Olivares
ߦ   Man wounded by gunfire outside Texas City nightclub
ߦ   Paxton Announces Settlement with iHeartMedia for Recording and Broadcasting Deceptive Advertisements
ߦ   Ringleader in NFL medical reimbursement scam pleads guilty
ߦ   COLD CASE: Darrence Kindle
ߦ   Jury Sentences Gregory Wise to Life in Prison for Murder
ߦ   Texas sidewalks, bike lanes to receive funding
ߦ   Death Notice - Retired Executive Office Assistant Candice G. Wade
ߦ   Death Notice - Retired Police Officer Charles E. Butler
ߦ   Deputy Juan Pena At Work
ߦ   Don't Say You Are a Cop When You Shoplift

 
Search Archives:

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a tanker vessel offshore Galveston, Texas, Sunday.

Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received notification at 7:20 a.m. from the captain of the crude oil tanker Caribbean Voyager that a 60-year-old crew member was experiencing stroke-like symptoms in the Galveston Offshore Lightering Area, 37 miles offshore. Watchstanders consulted with the duty flight surgeon, who recommended a medevac.

A Coast Guard Air Station Houston MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew launched to conduct the medevac.

The helicopter crew arrived on scene, landed aboard the tanker, embarked the ailing crewman and transported him to the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. The patient was reportedly in stable condition.

Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
© 1999-2023 The Police News. All rights reserved.