A crewman was airlifted tohospital from a boat 20 miles off the coast.
A coastguard helicopter rescued the ailing seaman from a large vessel 20 miles off the Newhaven coast about 9.50pm last night.
The helicopter landed on the ship’s deck and then flew the patient to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.
- Coach passengers able to walk away from crash with crane on A27
- VIDEO: Madness of man who stops to have his picture taken sat on the edge of 500ft cliff
- Body found on beach not being treated as suspicious
- Two taken to hospital following crash on A27
- Air ambulance called as boy, 12, is knocked over