Coast Guard Rescues Man Aboard Cruise Ship

HONOLULU (KHNL)  - A Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued a 59-year-old man suffering from a heart attack aboard a cruise ship Tuesday, 60 miles east of Oahu. .

A crewmember aboard the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Serenade of the Seas contacted the Coast Guard Monday evening for assistance.

Crewmembers from Air Station Barbers Point rescued the man at about 6:00 AM and transported him to The Queens Medical Center for further treatment.