Coast Guard Picks Up Sick Infant From Cruise Ship
MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – An infant with breathing problems had to be airlifted over the weekend from a cruise ship in the Bahamas.
The 10-month old was having difficulty breathing while on The Enchantment of the Seas that was moored in Coco Cay, Bahamas according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
A Coast Guard MH-65 rescue helicopter flew a medical crew to Coco Cay Sunday evening.
The team stabilized the infant before being flown to Miami Children’s Hospital.
The baby and the team arrived at the hospital around 9:45 pm Sunday.
There was no word on the infant’s condition early Monday.
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