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Patient offshore medevaced by Coast Guard helicopter

Offshore crew member medevaced to safety
Posted at 5:44 PM, Dec 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-20 18:50:05-05

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — There was another rescue a little closer to home today. It happened about 20 miles offshore from Port Aransas.

A Coast Guard helicopter was brought in to medevac a 20-year-old patient with an injured leg.

He was picked up from the vessel he was working on and was flown in for medical treatment.