USCG Transfers Man from Chandler Island to Hospital for Medical - Northern Michigan's News Leader

USCG Transfers Man from Chandler Island to Hospital for Medical Emergency

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The U.S. Coast Guard helped evacuate a man having a medical emergency along the St. Mary's River.

9-1-1 got a call around 9:00 Tuesday morning, saying an 88-year-old man was coughing up blood at his home on Chandler Island.

The Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie sent a crew to help. Six minutes later, they arrived on the island.

The man is now in stable condition at War Memorial Hospital in Sault Ste. Marie.

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