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Fisherman Hand injury aboard Ocean Rover

The Coast Guard medevaced a 57-year-old male injured crew-man from the 210-foot fishing vessel Ocean Rover approximately 65 miles northwest of Cold Bay, Monday. The crewman had suffered an injury to his finger and was flown to Cold Bay and … Continue reading

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Fisherman Falls Overboard Near Nome, Alaska

A 56-year-old fisherman is missing after falling overboard on Friday, October 26th. The F/V JUDA LEE was approximately 7 miles off the coast of Nome, Alaska when the incident occurred. Anthony Shelp, the vessel owner, was reportedly fishing with family … Continue reading

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Alaska Fisherman Suffers Head Injury Aboard F/V Devotion

A 51 year old commercial fisherman has been airlifted from the F/V Devotion 34 miles southwest of Cordova. The vessel called for medical assistance after the crewman suffered a head injury and fell.  The on duty Coast Guard flight surgeon … Continue reading

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Zena D fisherman safely Medevaced

Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a fisherman from a commercial fishing vessel, Zena D, 100 miles out from Pacific City, Oregon, at 7:15am Tuesday morning. The 37-year-old male reportedly experienced difficulty breathing and numbness in extremities, and was transferred to … Continue reading

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Search Suspended for F/V CAPE GREIG Fisherman

The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for a fisherman who fell overboard in Ugashik Bay, 190 miles west of Kodiak, Alaska. Watchstanders at Coast Guard 17th District Command Center received an urgent marine information broadcast on Thursday, July … Continue reading

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