Coast Guard tows disabled fishing vessel

Coast Guard tows disabled fishing vessel
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard assisted five people aboard a 54-foot fishing boat by mooring the boat Thursday morning after towing them approximately 55 miles from south of Cape Hatteras, N.C., to Wanchese, N.C. The operator of the fishing boat Blue Fin contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders at approximately 7 a.m. Wednesday and requested assistance for the five crewmembers...

Coast Guard tows disabled fishing vessel from 12 miles off Cape Hatteras, NC

Coast Guard tows disabled fishing vessel from 12 miles off Cape Hatteras, NC
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard assisted five people aboard a 54-foot fishing boat Wednesday after the fishing boat became disabled and adrift approximately 12 miles south of Cape Hatteras, N.C. The operator of the fishing boat Blue Fin contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders at approximately 7 a.m. and requested assistance. Sector North Carolina watchstanders issued a marine...