Coast Guard Assists Shrimper Injured 47 Miles Northwest of Key West
The Coast guard announced that it medically assisted a 56-year-old man from a 67-foot shrimp boat, Lexi Joe on Monday about 47 miles northwest of Key West, Florida.
The Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew lowered a rescue swimmer to the Lexi Joe who assisted the man until they arrived at Fishbuster Marina, Stock Island in Key West. The man was safely transferred to medical services for further assistance.
Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a request for medevac at about 10 p.m...
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