Coast Guard medevacs injured man near Barrow, Alaska

Coast Guard medevacs injured man near Barrow, Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard medevaced an injured 43-year-old man from the Japanese-flagged research vessel Mirai near Barrow Thursday. A MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew forward-deployed to Barrow from Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak safely transferred the man to emergency medical services in Barrow. Watchstanders at the 17th District command center received notification from North Slope Borough...