Teen collapses on fishing boat in Pamlico Sound

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on July 29, 2014 at 10:19 AM

PAMLICO SOUND, NC -- A man was medevaced from a fishing boat in Pamlico Sound overnight.

 

The 18-year-old collapsed and had a seizure on the 70-foot Capt Ryan late Monday, the Coast Guard said.

Coast Guard Station Hatteras Inlet's 25-foot Response Boat-Small (RB-S) got to him around 12:30 a.m. and the crew got him to shore, where he was met by family members.

Officials say he refused medical treatment by EMS crews waiting on shore.

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