Injured Fisherman Rescued off Martha’s Vineyard


An injured fisherman was airlifted from a boat off Martha’s Vineyard on Saturday, July 22, according to a Coast Guard press release. The unidentified man was hoisted by helicopter from Air Station Cape Cod, after sustaining injuries in a fall aboard the 75’ fishing boat Perception, the Guard said. The incident occurred in Muskeget Channel. The injured fisherman was eventurally taken to Cape Cod Hospital.