Coast Guard rescues 60-year-old diver with decompression sickness

NEW YORK – A diver suffering decompression sickness was rescued by Coast Guard crews off Long Island, N.Y., Saturday, July 2, 2011. The dive vessel Lockness was 35 miles southeast of Fire Island Inlet, N.Y., off Long Island, when a crew member called the Coast Guard for help with the ill diver. After consulting with a Coast Guard flight surgeon, a rescue boat crew from Coast Guard Station Fire Island...