Coast Guard medevacs man from charter fishing boat
The U.S. Coast Guard reports it medevcaed a man who was having symptoms similar to a heart attack aboard a boat south of Seward.
According to a release, the call came in at 10:22 a.m., saying a man lost consciousness on the Arctic Endeavor, a charter fishing boat. It was in Cape Resurrection, south of Seward.
At the time of the call, a Coast Guard helicopter crew was already in flight and rerouted to take the call. The 61-year-old man was hoisted off the vessel and flown to Seward for medical attention. The USCG reports he was responsive and appeared to be stable.
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