Coast Guard Responds to Report of Whale Strike

SAN DIEGO – The U.S. Coast Guard received a report of a possible gray whale struck by a mariner in San Diego Bay on Friday. At around 1:45 p.m. Sector San Diego received a report of a vessel transiting near Harbor Island inside the bay and struck the whale. Sector diverted the nearby 33-foot response boat, from Station San Diego, to the scene where the vessel possibly struck the whale, to conduct...