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Coast Guard medevacs boater near Baffin Bay, Texas

Posted at 2:29 PM, Jun 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-02 15:29:18-04

The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a boat near Baffin Bay, Texas, Sunday morning.

Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi watchstanders received notification that after a recreational boat ran aground, its three passengers had sustained injuries and needed to be medevaced off the boat.

A Sector/Air Station Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin Helicopter aircrew arrived and medevaced a man from the boat to Christus Spohn Hospital Shoreline in Corpus Christi, Texas.

A Texas Parks and Wildlife boat crew transferred a second person to emergency medical services, and a third person was medevaced by a HALO flight emergency medical services aircrew. Both were taken to Christus Spohn Hospital Shoreline.

The man’s condition is unknown.