Coast Guard assists in rescue of injured hiker from Marathon Mountain

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew, forward-deployed to Cordova, assisted the Seward Fire Department in medevacing an injured 20-year-old male hiker from Marathon Mountain west of Seward Wednesday. Coast Guard District 17 Command Center Juneau received a call at 7:28 p.m. from the Seward Fire Department requesting a hoist capable aircraft to help medevac...