Coast Guard medevacs man from Maersk Kleven 20 miles off Cape Hatteras, NC

Coast Guard medevacs man from Maersk Kleven 20 miles off Cape Hatteras, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man suffering symptoms of appendicitis Thursday off Cape Hatteras. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads received a report from the Portuguese container ship Maersk Kleven indicating a 29-year-old Romanian man aboard was experiencing abdominal pain approximately 20 nautical miles southeast of Cape Hatteras. A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter...