Triumph tows disabled dragger through deep draft bar

Triumph tows disabled dragger through deep draft bar
A Coast Guard boat crew aboard the Triumph II, a 52-foot Motor Life Boat from Coast Guard Cape Disappointment, conducting a tow off the Pacific Northwest coast, Dec. 10, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew Fishler ILWACO, Wash. — The Coast Guard towed a 58-foot fishing vessel after the crew lost use of their main engine about 17 miles west of Willapa Bay, Sunday. A boat...

Coast Guard assists listing fishing vessel near Ilwaco, Wash.

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard escorted a fishing vessel that was severely listing and in danger of capsizing approximately two miles south of the Columbia River entrance early Monday. The 53-foot steel hulled fishing vessel Ashlyne crew made a mayday call to the Coast Guard after the vessel began listing for unknown reasons. The crew then reported their 70,000 pound catch of fish had shifted in the fish...