VIDEO: Cape May Coast Guard Rescues Possible Stroke Victim
CAPE MAY - A man had to be medevaced off a boat by a Coast Guard crew on Tuesday, December 29, after the man was thought to have suffered a possible stroke. The 5th Coast Guard District received a call at 1:42 p.m. on Monday, December 28, that a 46-year-old crew member of the 600-foot Tamarin needed medical help. Because of the weather, the rescue had to be postponed until the next morning, and the Cape May Coast Guard members arrived at the scene on Tuesday, around 10:46 a.m. The man was transported to Cape Regional Medical Center, and was last reported to be in stable condition.