Passenger Medevaced from Carnival Valor

By ,   December 3, 2018 ,   Accidents

The Coast Guard has medevaced a 71-year-old woman from a Carnival cruise ship around 58 miles off the coast of Galveston to University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Sunday morning, December 2. 

According to the Coast Guard, the Carnival Valor cruise ship had contacted them, saying that a cruise passenger onboard needed medical assistance. A helicopter crew and a nurse travelled to the cruise vessel and hoisted the woman, authorities revealed. 

Carnival Valor cruise ship

The passenger was taken to University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. No information on her condition has been revealed. 

For other Carnival Valor accidents and incidents see at the ship's CruiseMinus page.