• Welcome!
    |
    ||
    Logout|My Dashboard

Tanker’s crew member is stable - The Galveston County Daily News : Police

December 20, 2014

Tanker’s crew member is stable

Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 10:52 pm

GALVESTON — A crew member of an Italian tanker was in stable condition at the University of Texas Medical Branch on Thursday after he was struck and injured by a snapped fender wire, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

A Coast Guard helicopter crew hoisted the 32-year-old man off the deck of the ship, which was about 38 miles off the coast of Galveston, shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Subscription Required

An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Have an online subscription?

Login Now

Need an online subscription?

Subscribe

Login

Choose an online service.