Coast Guard

Published: Apr 12, 2013 4:15 PM EDT

ANCLOTE RIVER, Fla.- A 30-year-old man was rescued by Coast Guard crewmembers from a 26-foot fishing vessel, approximately 20 miles northwest of Anclote River on Friday.

A crewmember aboard the "Mary D" contacted watchstanders, reporting Jasper Troop was experiencing severe stomach cramping and tingling in his extremities.

An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Air Station Clearwater arrived on scene, hoisted Troop aboard the Jayhawk and transported him to Bayonet Point Regional Medical Center in Hudson.