The Coast Guard received a call for help around 6:30 a.m. Saturday. The crewmember had been knocked unconscious when a block hit him in the head.
CPR helped the fisherman breath again, but he did not regain consciousness on the vessel.
The man was taken to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center in Portland, Ore.
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