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Dramatic video shows medevac from fishing boat off St. John's

A medical evacuation from August 15 was captured on video by Joint Task Force Atlantic.

Joint Task Force Atlantic says rescue was on August 15

Joint Task Force Atlantic shared this video of a medevac resuce off the coast of St. John's on August 15. 0:32

A crew member from a fishing vessel east of St. John's had to be airlifted from the boat Tuesday.

The military's response to the medical emergency was captured on video by Joint Task Force Atlantic.

According to Tweets from JTFA, the medevac was carried out by an air-sea rescue helicopter from 103 Search and Rescue Squadron in Gander, with help from the Canadian Coast Guard.

There are no details about what happened or the condition of the crew member.