WATCH: Cruise Ship Passenger Airlifted to John Hunter

An elderly woman has fallen ill.

WATCH: Cruise Ship Passenger Airlifted to John Hunter
Images: Westpac Rescue Chopper

An elderly woman is recovering in the John Hunter Hospital after falling ill on a cruise ship off the Mid North Coast. 

The 76-year-old fell ill as the Carnival Spirit was travelling near South West Rocks earlier today when the emergency call was put out.

She was airlifted by the Westpac Rescue Chopper to hospital in a stable condition.

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