Coast Guard Station Fire Island medevacs sick crewman from tug

NEW YORK – The Coast Guard conducted an emergency medical evacuation of an ill tug vessel crewman, one mile east of Fire Island Inlet, N.Y., today. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound command center personnel received a report from a member aboard the tug vessel Treasure Coast that a crewman had a medical emergency and was in need of immediate medical attention. After conferring with the Coast...