Coast Guard

A 34-year-old passenger has been medevaced from the Carnival Miracle cruise ship 600 miles south from San Diego the San Diego Channel 7 is reporting. The rescue happened Yesterday at approximately 12:45 pm after the ship contacted the Coast Guard. At the time of the medevac the Carnival Miracle was almost 300 miles from the coast.

The Coast Guard helicopter was also backed up by a Hercules plane which provided support and communication. The passenger was experiencing internal bleeding and is now thankfully back on land being treated in San Diego.