Coast Guard medevacs ailing crewman from ship 300 miles off San Diego

Coast Guard medevacs ailing crewman from ship 300 miles off San Diego
SAN DIEGO — A San Diego-based aircrew medically evacuated a 46-year-old crewman from a bulk carrier ship 300 miles from San Diego, Tuesday. The crew of the Liberian-flagged motor vessel, As Elysia, contacted the Coast Guard around 5:30 a.m., reporting a German crewman was suffering from severe abdominal pain and needed medical attention. An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from U.S. Coast Guard Sector...