Air Station Cape Cod Crew Rescues Injured Fisherman

Video: USCG hoists injured man from boat 60 off Nantucket
Coast Guard crew airlifts injured fisherman at sea 60 miles off Nantucket. (USCG video image capture)

A crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod hoists an injured fisherman Thursday, July 11, 2019, from fishing vessel Ashton Matthew 60 miles off Nantucket, Massachusetts. Weather during the flight posed increased challenges for the aircrew, with 3-4 ft. seas and reduced visibility due to patchy fog. (Coast Guard video) welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on