Master of an Italian bulk carrier MISS SIMONA medevaced
Master of an Italian bulk carrier MISS SIMONA at night Aug 29 suffered a severe head pain and fainted, vessel requested medical assistance some 240 miles east of St. Augustine, Florida’s Atlantic coast. 62-years old Master was evacuated by USCG helicopter, and taken to an Orlando hospital. Vessel resumed sailing, en route from Puerto Cabelle Venezuela to Savannah, USA. As of 0130 UTC Aug 31, vessel was anchored on Savannah outer anchorage.