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Coast Guard Medevacs US Sailor
A Coast Guard Air Station North Bend MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew medically evacuates a Navy sailor from the USS Momsen approximately 75 miles west of Coos Bay, Ore., Nov. 5, 2013. The crew transported the sailor to Eugene, Ore., where he was placed in the care of Lane County, Ore., Fire and Rescue, then treated at Sacred Heart General Hospital in Eugene for a partially severed finger. U.S. Coast Guard video