Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders received a report at 10:20 a.m. that a man aboard the container ship Maersk Santana suffered burns on his arms and legs.
At 11:16 a.m., a helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City launched to medevac the injured man. The helicopter crew arrived on scene at 11:39 a.m. and transferred the man to the helicopter.
The helicopter crew arrived at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk at 12:26 p.m where the man was transferred to awaiting EMS personnel.
The patient was last reported in stable condition.