Coast Guard medevacs 62-year-old man south of San Diego

Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter.

Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter. File Photo

SAN DIEGO — The Coast Guard medevaced a 62-year-old man approximately 22 miles south of San Diego, Thursday.

At approximately 3 p.m., the crew of the sportfishing vessel Royal Polaris contacted Coast Guard Sector San Diego’s Joint Harbor Operations Center watchstanders to report a passenger experiencing symptoms of a stroke.

A Coast Guard Sector San Diego MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew was launched to medevac the man.

At approximately 4:30 p.m., the Jayhawk crew arrived on scene, hoisted the passenger and took him to Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla.

His condition is unknown.


Coast Guard medevacs 62-year-old man south of San Diego

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