Coast Guard medevacs freighter crewman in Gulf of Mexico

MOBILE, Ala. — The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a 738-foot freighter approximately 10 nautical miles offshore Mobile, Sunday, in the Gulf of Mexico. Watchstanders of Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a call from the freighter Great Wisdom requesting a medevac for a crewmember who was working on a hatch cover when a chain fall and a hammer fell on his right hand and wrist. The crewman experienced...