Coast Guard medevacs injured crewmember 30 miles west of Grays Harbor
Coast Guard Station Grays Harbor in Westport, Wash., received a medevac request on VHF-FM Channel 16 at approximately 7:13 p.m for a crewmember who had reportedly suffered a head injury aboard the Shirley R.
The Jayhawk crew arrived on scene and began hoisting the man at approximately 8:30 p.m.
The crewmember was taken to the Bowerman Airport in Hoquiam, Wash., where he was transferred to awaiting EMS.
The man was taken by ambulance to Grays Harbor Community Hospital in stable condition.