Pregnant woman medevaced from Bald Head Island

BALD HEAD ISLAND, N.C. (WAVY) – A pregnant woman was medevaced from Bald Head Island Monday.


According to a news release from the Coast Guard, watchstanders got a request for help around 2:50 a.m. stating the woman was experiencing pain and complications related to her pregnancy and needed medical attention.


The Coast Guard launched a 25-foot Response Boat-Small and picked the woman up. She was taken to Southport, and placed in the care of Southport EMS.


No information was released about her condition.

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