MIL Coastie Dies in Seattle

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  1. bloodred83

    bloodred83 im in ur cost gard, savin' ur boatz

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    J Active Member

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    It's especially sad when something so simple could have saved his life :hs:
     
  3. bloodred83

    bloodred83 im in ur cost gard, savin' ur boatz

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    Yeah I'm sure there's going to be a shit load of message traffic now to read about this and the safety stand down. I can't even imagine what the coxswain is going through right now.
     
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    i wonder if they put anything out on cgms yet , i think i remember a message going out when a coastie passed away in a motorcade in honolulu



    ( checking cgms )
     
  5. bloodred83

    bloodred83 im in ur cost gard, savin' ur boatz

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    Nothing yet on CGMS. I remember reading 0that other incident. I think he was a CG reservist who was also on the Honolulu police force.







    edit: the intital mishap message is out now on CGMS.
     
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    fredsplace is reporting that it was a prop that struck him in the head
     
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    keleko yes, he is

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    a helmet wouldn't have helped him there
     
  8. bloodred83

    bloodred83 im in ur cost gard, savin' ur boatz

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    Yeah in the intial mishap report it stated the port side engine left him with a laceration from the top of his head to his left temple. :eek4:
     
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    I saw that on the news yesterday. He was from here in RI :(
     

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