PUBLISHED: 4:14 PM on Wednesday, October 31, 2007
Photo: U.S. Coast Guard medevacs boy
The U.S. Coast Guard received a request Wednesday, Oct. 24, for a medical evacuation for an eight- year-old boy who was injured during a playground accident in Port Alexander. Coast Guard Air Station Sitka safely recovered the injured boy and delivered him to awaiting medical personnel in Sitka.

Photo courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard