Injured boater medevaced by Coast Guard - NBC40.net

Injured boater medevaced by Coast Guard

Posted: Updated:
A 61-year-old woman was medevaced by the Coast Guard after she was injured when her boat ran aground off the coast of Wildwood.

The Coast Guard says that a crew from the USCG Station in Cape May responded and transferred the woman to EMS personnel at Schooner Island Marina in Wildwood. The woman suffered injuries to her collar bone and back.

The woman's boat was re-floated by TowBoat US and was able to get underway under its own power.

The Coast Guard reminds boaters to wear life jackets, equip their boats with VHF radios, and file a float plan.


Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
  • Connect

Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WMGM. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.