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Coast Guard Rescues Man off Fenwick Island

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FENWICK ISLAND, Del.- The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced a man aboard a commercial fishing vessel east of Fenwick Island Thursday.

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay said they received a call around 1:15 p.m. Thursday from the commercial fishing vessel, Alaska.           

The Coast Guard said a 34-year-old man experienced a puncture wound while working about 35 miles east of Fenwick Island.

According to the Coast Guard, both boat and aircrews responded, hoisting the man up to the helicopter.

The Coast Guard said the man was flown to Atlantic City for treatment.

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