US Coast Guard Rescues Jelly Fish Victim In Florida Keys

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — A woman from Sweden is recovering from jelly fish stings she suffered while swimming near Key West.

The U.S. Coast Guard says it sent a crew Wednesday night to pick up the woman who experienced nausea and paralysis after being stung by jelly fish. The woman was with the chartered vessel Sebago Cubed.

The crew brought the woman to shore, where she received medical treatment for the jelly fish stings.

No further information was immediately available.

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