Coast Guard medevacs injured merchant sailor

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A Coast Guard MH-60 rescue helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., medevaced an injured merchant sailor from a ship 110 miles east of Wilmington, N.C., Friday morning. The Coast Guard was contacted by the crew of the 570-foot motor vessel Atlantic Trader requesting the medevac of a 57-year-old crewmember onboard experiencing symptoms of a stroke. googletag.cmd.push(function()...