Coast Guard rescues man from cruise ship off Hatteras coast

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Coast Guard medevacs woman from cruise ship

HATTERAS, N.C. (WAVY) – The Coast Guard rescued a man from a cruise ship off the coast of Hatteras, Sunday afternoon.

The Coast Guard Fifth District received a call from the captain of the Anthem of the Seas when the ship was 60 miles southwest of Hatteras.

A passenger aboard the ship was reportedly suffering from symptoms of internal bleeding.

A Coast Guard helicopter airlifted the man, his wife, and a doctor from the cruise ship.

The man was transported to a medical Center in Greenville.

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