Coast Guard Transports Man Off Ocean City Coast

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U.S. Coast Guard Boat (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

U.S. Coast Guard Boat (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

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OCEAN CITY, Md. — The Coast Guard says its crews transported a man who suffered an apparent seizure aboard a fishing boat near Ocean City.

The 50-year-old man was aboard the 73-foot boat known as Dredge Monster that was in the ocean about 45 miles east of Ocean City.

A crew member contacted the Coast Guard around 2 a.m. Saturday and reported that the man had suffered a possible seizure. The Coast Guard sent a motorboat to the scene and took him to emergency medical workers at Coast Guard Station Ocean City.

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