The U.S.Coast Guard reports that rescue crews medically evacuated a 48-year-old male off the fishing vessel Pontus, approximately 30 nautical miles east of Nantucket, Mass., after he was reported to be from suffering from chest pain on March 2, 2013.
A small-boat was launched from the Seneca with a boarding team and a corpsman on board to evaluate the man. Air Station Cape Cod launched a MH-60 Jayhawk Helicopter and safely transferred the man from the fishing vessel. He was flown to Hyannis Airport for additional transport to Cape Cod Hospital for further evaluation.
His condition is unknown.
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