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Coast Guard medevacs pregnant woman from Bald Head Island

The Coast Guard medevaced a 30-year-old pregnant woman from Bald Head Island early Monday morning. The Coast Guard medevaced a 30-year-old pregnant woman from Bald Head Island early Monday morning.
BALD HEAD ISLAND, NC (WECT) -

The Coast Guard medevaced a 30-year-old pregnant woman from Bald Head Island early Monday morning.

According to officials, the Coast Guard received a request for assistance from the public safety officer at Bald Head Island at approximately 2:50 a.m.

The officer stated that a woman was experiencing pain and complications related to her pregnancy and required transportation to Southport for medical care.

The Coast Guard responded and transported the woman to Deep Port Marina in Southport. The woman was then placed in the care of Southport EMS around 5 a.m. 

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