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Coast Guard medevacs Fisherman off Ocean City

The Hannah Boden medevaced a man Tuesday requiring medical assistance aboard a boat 62 miles east of Ocean City. Watchstanders at  in New Haven, Connecticut, received a call Aug. 25 on the radio Tuesday at approximately 8 a.m. from the 96-foot commercial fishing vessel Hannah Boden stating a 23-year-old male aboard lacerated his hand while fishing. Video, read the rest here 17:08

Coast Guard assists F/V Terry Lee in distress off Jones Inlet, N.Y.

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Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound watchstanders received a “mayday” call on VHF-FM Channel 16 from the Terry Lee, a 46-foot commercial fishing vessel, at 9:35 p.m. The vessel’s operator reported they were disabled and rapidly taking on water approximately 1 mile east of Jones Inlet, N.Y. through a ruptured pipe below decks and needed assistance. [email protected] 20:13