SEATTLE - The Coast Guard rescued a para glider pilot who had crashed on the shoreline of Cape Lookout, near Tillamook, Ore., at approximately 5:41 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, 2009.
After receiving notification at approximately 5 p.m., Coast Guard Air Station Astoria, Ore., launched an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, which located the person near the paraglider wreckage in a cave.
The Jayhawk crew deployed a rescue swimmer and hoisted the person in distress before transporting her to local emergency response personnel waiting nearby. (U.S. Coast Guard video/Air Station Astoria)
|Date Posted:||12.17.2013 12:14|
|Location:||SEATTLE, WA, US|
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