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NC Coast Guard airlifts man from cruise ship

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WECT) - The North Carolina Coast Guard airlifted a 42-yeard-old crewman from a cruise ship near Cape Lookout Wednesday evening.

The captain of the Carnival Splendor notified the Coast Guard that Dedik Efendi was in medical distress.

The Coast Guard's helicopter crew arrived on scene and took Efendi to Carteret General Hospital in Morehead City.

Efendi is reportedly in stable condition.

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