Coast Guard rescue crews medically evacuate crewman from fishing vessel
BOSTON – U.S. Coast Guard crews medically evacuated a crewman from the fishing vessel Jennifer Anne 115-miles east of Cape Anne, Mass., Jan. 16, 2011.
Coast Guard watch standers received a report from the captain of the fishing vessel Jennifer Anne that a 53-year old male on board was experiencing chest pains at approximately 3:50 p.m.
An HH-60 rescue helicopter crew and an HU-25 Falcon Jet crew launched from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod to aid the injured man.
Once on scene the man was hoisted to the helicopter.
The man was transported to Cape Cod Hospital and was reported to be in good condition at 8:45 p.m.