Coast Guard rescues fisherman off Galveston coast

November 15, 2011 2:51:56 PM PST
A fishing boat captain is back on dry land after the Coast Guard rescued him off the coast of Galveston.

The Coast Guard released video of responders air-lifting 29-year-old Francisco Desor from his boat on Monday afternoon. The Coast Guard was called in after Desor reportedly injured his arm aboard his 78-foot fishing vessel.

Desor was transported to UTMB-Galveston. His condition is unknown.