Crewman airlifted

The US Coast Guard has winched a seafarer to safety from a KG Jebsen OBO off Florida.
The rescue operation

The rescue operation

The 28-year-old was reported to have a serious head injury on the 110,000–dwt SKS Tana (built 1996) on Tuesday night.

The vessel was 103 miles west of Key West.

An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew transferred him to hospital in Miami.

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