Coast Guard and DOE continue to monitor area where fishing vessel Vicious Fisher sank

USCG file photo SEATTLE – The Coast Guard and Washington Dept. of Ecology(DOE) continue to respond to pollution concerns after the 80-foot fishing vessel, Vicious Fisher, sank in about 360 feet of water approximately 13 miles west of La Push, Wash., Thursday. The Coast Guard safely removed all five crewmembers from the vessel by approximately 6 p.m., Thursday after final efforts to dewater the vessel...

Coast Guard rescues 5 from sinking fishing boat west of La Push, Washington

USCG file photo SEATTLE – The Coast Guard rescued five people from the 80-foot fishing vessel Vicious Fisher, 13 miles west of La Push, Wash., Thursday. The crew of the vessel contacted Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound, in Seattle, at approximately 2 p.m., via VHF Channel 16, reporting the vessel was taking on water and required assistance. Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles,...