Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Pride passenger off NC coast

Coast Guard medevacs cruise ship Carnival Pride passenger off NC coast
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced an 82-year-old man Monday from a cruise ship off the North Carolina coast. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina Command Center in Wilmington were notified at about 12:49 p.m. by the captain aboard the 963-foot cruise ship Carnival Pride that a male passenger was experiencing stroke symptoms approximately 29 miles east of Morehead City. An...

Coast Guard medevacs passenger from cruise ship Grandeur of the Seas off NC

Coast Guard medevacs passenger from cruise ship Grandeur of the Seas off NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard medevaced an ailing passenger Wednesday from a cruise ship approximately 95 miles east of Cape Lookout, North Carolina. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard 5th District Command Center in Portsmouth received a report Wednesday afternoon from the Royal Caribbean International cruise ship Grandeur of the Seas, stating a 71-year-old female passenger was suffering from abdominal...