Rescue Chopper Sent To Recover Passenger On Cruise Ship

Ship near Coffs Harbour

13 March 2018

A rescue helicopter is en route to recover a passenger onboard the Sea Princess cruise liner.

Early reports suggest that the Westpac Life Saver Rescue chopper has been called to the ship, which is currently near Coffs Harbour off the NSW Coast.

A patient on board is understood to require urgent recovery and transport.

Passengers are believed to have been asked to make blood donations to assist the patient.

More to come.

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