Coast Guard Rescues Man South of Mobile Bay
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) – The Coast Guard has rescued a man from a fishing vessel about 46 miles (74 kilometers) south of Mobile Bay.
Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a report at 7:44 p.m. Friday of a man aboard a fishing vessel going in and out of consciousness. A MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew was diverted from Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile to medevac the man.
The aircrew arrived on scene at 8:34 p.m. and transported the man to Providence Hospital in Mobile in stable condition.
Further details were not released.
Information from: WKRG-TV, http://www.wkrg.com/
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