Coast Guard Conducts Long Range Medevac 225 Miles Offshore

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard medically evacuated an injured Sri Lankan man from a ship 225 miles southeast of Kodiak Island, Alaska at approximately 5:30 p.m. Saturday. The Coast Guard received a request for a medevac from the captain aboard the motor vessel Santiago, a 572-foot Marshall Islands-flagged vessel early Saturday morning. A MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter and an HC-130 Long Range Surveillance...