Coast Guard units respond to fishing vessel sinking six miles southwest of Valdez

KODIAK, Alaska – Valdez-based Coast Guardsmen are responding to the sinking of the 56-foot purse seine fishing vessel Lively Jane in Anderson Bay six miles southwest of Valdez Wednesday. The crew of the 45-foot good Samaritan vessel Alioth made a call out at about 8 a.m. on VHF-FM Channel 16 reporting the Lively Jane struck a submerged rock with five crewmembers aboard and that the crewmembers...