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PADET Atlantic City Public Affairs
U.S. Coast Guard

News Release

August 07, 2012


Contact: PADET Atlantic City

Email: nicholas.g.ameen@uscg.mil

Office: (609) 813-3888

VIDEO AVAILABLE: Coast Guard medevacs fisherman off Cape May, NJ

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The Coast Guard medically evacuated a fisherman off Cape May Tuesday.

The fisherman was approximately six miles off Cape May when he started suffering abdominal pain.

A boat crew from Coast Guard Station Cape May was launched to bring the man ashore. He was transferred to Coast Guard and Cape May firefighters.

Video of the case is available on the Coast Guard's Visual Information Gallery.

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