Coast Guard Delivers Medical Supplies to Cruise Ship

Radiance of the Seas
Radiance of the Seas

HONOLULU (KHNL) - The Coast Guard delivered emergency medical supplies to a 62-year-old man aboard a cruise ship Wednesday morning.

Crewmembers aboard a Coast Guard rescue plane delivered the supplies to the ship 1,000 miles north of Oahu.

The agent of the cruise ship, Radiance of the Seas, contacted the Coast Guard at 9 PM Tuesday and requested assistance for the man who was bleeding and vomiting.

The Coast Guard arrived at 7 AM and lowered the medical supplies to awaiting crewmembers aboard the cruise ship.

The man is reported to be in stable condition and remains in the care of the ship's doctor.