Than Hnien News reports that an 89-year-old American passenger on the Seven Seas Voyager suffered a heart attack 30 miles from Da Nang, Vietnam.  

The newspaper says that doctors at a local hospital provided the ship’s crew with first aid instructions over the phone. Rescue workers traveled to the cruise ship despite strong winds and large waves and medevaced the passenger to Da Nang Hospital.

The guest is reportedly in a stable condition now.

Photo Credit: Than Hnien News

Cruise in Vietnam