Belgian helicopter rescues man from boat near Felixstowe after suspected stroke
PUBLISHED: 23:25 15 April 2015 | UPDATED: 23:25 15 April 2015
A man who suffered a suspected stroke on a boat off Felixstowe is being airlifted to hospital, coastguards have said.
The 31-year-old man onboard the MSC Paris fell ill at around 9.30pm on Wednesday.
A coastguard spokesman said the man suffered a suspected stroke and is currently being winched to safety by a Belgian helicopter.
The spokesman said it is expected that the man will arrive at Ipswich Hospital at around 11.30pm.