BOSTON — A Coast Guard MH-60T Jayhawk rescue helicopter aircrew medevac an injured fisherman 132 nautical miles east of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Tuesday.
At approximately 6:30 a.m., Coast Guard District One watchstanders received a notification from the crew of the commercial fishing vessel Mary Anne, home-ported in New Bedford, Massachusetts, reporting a 56-year-old crewmember was experiencing severe abdominal pain.
A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk Medium-Range Recovery helicopter aircrew launched, and safely hoisted the fisherman at approximately 9:30 a.m.
The fisherman was transported by the helicopter aircrew to Massachusetts General Hospital where emergency medical personnel (EMS) were waiting to provide the man with health car.
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