Coast Guard conducts long range medevac of injured crewmember

SAN DIEGO – An MH-60T Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Sector San Diego medically evacuated a man from a tank ship 130 miles west of San Diego Monday afternoon. The crew of the Riga, a 749-foot Latvian-flagged vessel, notified the Coast Guard of the Latvian man’s condition Monday morning. After consulting a Coast Guard flight surgeon, it was determined that the man needed to be...