Coast Guard, Local EMS Assist Man Near Oregon Inlet


Coast Guard members assisted a man reportedly having a seizure aboard a recreational vessel near Oregon Inlet on Sunday.

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Carolina received the initial report from the captain of a recreational vessel at approximately 12:30 p.m., that a man aboard the vessel had become dehydrated and had a seizure.

A boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Oregon Inlet was launched aboard a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat to assist. Dare County EMS were also brought on board.

When the Coast Guard crew arrived on scene, the EMS personnel were transferred to the recreational vessel. The response crew monitored the situation as more at

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