Galveston, Texas (KTRK) – A woman is in hospital after being rescued by the Coast Guard by plane from a cruise ship about 50 miles from Galveston.
Controllers received the evacuation request shortly after 9 p.m. Monday from the crew of the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Allure of the Seas.
Crews reported that the 57-year-old woman was unconscious and reportedly suffering from a possible stroke.
The helicopter crew transferred the passenger and the ship’s nurse to the University of Texas Medical Branch on the island.
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