Coast Guard medevac hiker experiencing symptoms of possible stroke near Coos Bay, OR

COOS BAY, Ore. — A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin rescue helicopter aircrew medevac a hiker experiencing symptoms of a possible stroke Saturday in the Coos Bay area near the Upper Pony Creek Reservoir. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend received an agency assistance request from Coos County Sheriff dispatch just before 3 p.m. An Leer másCoast Guard medevac hiker experiencing symptoms of possible stroke near Coos Bay, OR[…]

Coast Guard aircrew rescue stranded kayaker at base of Humbug Mountain, OR

NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Coast Guard helicopter aircrew diverted from a transit flight Sunday to rescue a 58-year-old kayaker who became stranded on the rocky shore after his kayak capsized at the base of Humbug Mountain. A good Samaritan witnessed the incident​ from shore and called 911 to report the distress.​ A 911 dispatcher Leer másCoast Guard aircrew rescue stranded kayaker at base of Humbug Mountain, OR[…]

Coast Guard medevac injured fisherman 100 miles off Coos Bay, Oregon

NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew medevac a 26-year-old man Saturday morning off the fishing vessel McKenzie Rose 100 miles west of Coos Bay. The fishing vessel’s captain used a marine radio to hail watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend at approximately 5:30 a.m. to report a member of Leer másCoast Guard medevac injured fisherman 100 miles off Coos Bay, Oregon[…]

Coast Guard rescue fishing vessel crew Aquarius after sinked near Florence, Ore.

ASTORIA, Ore. —​ Coast Guard crews responded to Aquarius fishing vessel crew who abandoned the ship​ in the early morning hours Monday​ near Florence. At approximately 1:50 a.m., Coast Guard​watchstanders​ at Sector​ North Bend received a distress call from the​ captain of​ fishing vessel​Aquarius​ stating all crew members were abandoning ship.​ The vessel had struck​ the south jetty in the Siuslaw River Leer másCoast Guard rescue fishing vessel crew Aquarius after sinked near Florence, Ore.[…]

Coast Guard, local agencies medevac injured​ man on Rogue River, Galice, Ore.

NORTH BEND, Ore. — The Coast Guard assisted local agencies to medevac (medical evacuation) an injured man Sunday after he fell down a cliff near Galice.​ A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew brought​ the man to Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center​ for reported periodic loss of consciousness and an injured leg. A local fisherman Leer másCoast Guard, local agencies medevac injured​ man on Rogue River, Galice, Ore.[…]

Coast Guard rescue mother, son from cliffs near Cape Arago, OR

COOS BAY, Ore. — The Coast Guard rescue a mother and son Thursday after they had fallen from the cliffs while hiking at Cape Arago near Coos Bay. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend received an agency assist request from Coos County Dispatch, at 12:04 p.m. for two people who had fallen from the Leer másCoast Guard rescue mother, son from cliffs near Cape Arago, OR[…]

Coast Guard suspends search for fallen Oregon hiker

CHARLESTON, Ore.​ — The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a 17-year-old male after completing more than 9.5 hours of combined intensive searches in the vicinity of Norton Gulch. Coast Guard Sector North Bend coordinated three searches throughout Sunday night and Monday morning to assist the Coos County Sheriff’s Office. Sector North Bend directed an Leer másCoast Guard suspends search for fallen Oregon hiker[…]

Coast Guard, partner agencies rescue 3 adults, 4 children from cliffs near Yaquina Head, OR

AGATE BEACH, Ore. — The Coast Guard and partner agencies rescued three adults and four children from the cliffs Friday south of Yaquina Head near Agate Beach. The seven people were reportedly swept away by a rip current and became trapped on the cliffs. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend received a report of Leer másCoast Guard, partner agencies rescue 3 adults, 4 children from cliffs near Yaquina Head, OR[…]

Coast Guard Sector North Bend, rescue swimmer honored for saving the life of fellow aircrew member

NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Coast Guard rescue swimmer received the Meritorious Service Medal Thursday during a ceremony at Coast Guard Sector North Bend’s base. Petty Officer 2nd Class Chad Morris was recognized for his lifesaving actions on the morning of Oct. 22, 2019, at approximately 9:30 a.m. Morris responded to a fellow aircrew member Leer másCoast Guard Sector North Bend, rescue swimmer honored for saving the life of fellow aircrew member[…]

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