Rescue at high sea off Argentina

Dramatic video out of Argentina on Friday (August 13) after marines were called in to rescue a fisherman out in the open sea.

According to reports, the captain of the Argenova XXV fishing vessel contacted marines when a 42-year-old crew member reported growing abdominal pain.

The boat was 230 kilometres (142 miles) out to sea from the nearest city of Bahia Blanca in Buenos Aires Province.

Upon reaching the fishing boat authorities determined the man on board required urgent evacuation to a medical center.

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