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Coast Guard medically evacuates man from Midway Atoll

HONOLULU (KHNL) - The Coast Guard transferred a 39-year-old man from the Midway Island to Oahu Wednesday morning. 

Coast Guard officials received a call Tuesday morning from a doctor on Midway, concerning a contractor who was experiencing chest pain.

A Coast Guard aircrew from Air Station Barbers Point along with a Disaster Medical Assist Team picked up the ill man at 9:25 p.m. Tuesday night. 

The man was then taken to the Queen's Medical Center.

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