Woman was assisted for medical problems on fishing vessel 14 miles southwest of Destin Harbor.

The Coast Guard has reported deploying to assist a woman who was reportedly going in and out of consciousness 14 miles southwest of Destin Harbor on Saturday.

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile, Alabama, received a report at 6:30 p.m. of a 73-year-old woman aboard a fishing vessel going in and out of consciousness.

Sector watchstanders directed the launch of a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station Destin with three EMTs aboard to assist the woman.

The boatcrew arrived on scene at 7:09 p.m. and transferred the EMTs to the fishing vessel and escorted the vessel to Station Destin.

The woman was taken by ambulance from the station to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center.

There was no immediate report of her condition Sunday morning.