Fisherman Airlifted Off Nantucket

On July 20, the Coast Guard airlifted a commercial fisherman who experienced a medical emergency roughly 120 nautical miles off Nantucket.

A helicopter from Air Station Cape Cod was dispatched to the 67-foot Sassy Girl after being notified that a 55-year-old crewmember was experiencing an unspecified health issue.

The fisherman was flown to Cape Cod and brought to Cape Cod Hospital for treatment. No further information was provided.