Coast Guard medevacs charter fisherman 57 miles off Westport, WA

Coast Guard medevacs charter fisherman 57 miles off Westport, WA
Coast Guard Cutter Sea Lion file photo GRAYS HARBOR, Wash. — The Coast Guard rescued a man who was experiencing distressed medical symptoms from a charter fishing vessel Thursday approximately 57 miles off Westport. At 11:46 a.m., watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Columbia River received the initial distress call via VHF-FM radio on channel 16. The crew of the 51-foot vessel Ranger reported a 57-year-old...