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Man airlifted from cruise ship off the Isle of Wight

The man was airlifted by the UK Coastguard helicopter.

The man was airlifted by the UK Coastguard helicopter.

Emily Pearce

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@IWCPEmily

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 8:52

A MAN believed to have suffered a stroke was airlifted from a cruise ship off the Isle of Wight last night (Sunday).

The alarm was raised on the Queen Victoria, around seven miles off St Catherine's Point, shortly before 9pm.

A UK Coastguard spokesman said it was believed the elderly man had suffered a stroke.

He was was airlifted from the ship by the coastguard helicopter and taken to Southampton General Hospital.

The Cunard ship continued on its way to Bermuda.

 


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