CAPE HATTERAS, NC (WNCT) – The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a Romanian man aboard a ship 20 miles off of the North Carolina coast.
Crews flew to the Portuguese container ship on Thursday.
They lowered down a rescue swimmer to get to the 29-year-old man who had abdominal pain.
The crews medevaced him to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Woodbridge, Virginia. He was reported in stable condition.