Coast Guard medevacs fisherman near Sitka, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman near Sitka, Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska — A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew conducted a medevac of an ailing fisherman from Angoon to Sitka Thursday. A 17th Coast Guard District watchstander received the medevac request at 3:15 p.m. when a 50-year-old crewman aboard the fishing vessel Seabreaker collapsed for unknown reasons, hit his head and was having difficulty breathing. The vessel was transiting...