Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 40 miles off Montauk, NY

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 40 miles off Montauk, NY
Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter File Photo BOSTON — A Coast Guard crew medevaced a man from the commercial fishing vessel Shelby Ann approximately 40 miles southwest of Montauk, New York, Sunday evening. Watchstanders from the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center received notification on VHF radio channel 16 that a crewmember was struck by a stingray...

Coast Guard assisting fishing vessel 40 miles south of Montauk, N.Y.

USCG MH-60 helicopter file photoA Coast Guard helicopter rescue crew is enroute to assist a fishing vessel that is taking on water 40 nautical miles south of Montauk, N.Y. The helicopter, from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, was expected to arrive on scene at approximately 4 p.m. to drop pumps to assist with dewatering. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound’s command center contacted the crew of...