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Man injured in head by spear gun while off the coast of Ocean City

Posted: 10:10 PM, Sep 03, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-04 08:13:26-04

A was man injured in the head with a spear gun while on a boat off the coast of Ocean City.

According to the U.S. Coast Guard, on Monday afternoon, crews sent two response boats and a helicopter from Atlantic City to aid in the rescue of the injured man.

The helicopter dropped a medic on the boat to help him as they awaited the boat's arrival.

The boat then transported the man back to their station where Maryland State Police Helicopter transported him to Shock Trauma.