Coast Guard rescues two from sinking vessel 54 miles northwest of Ketchikan

KODIAK, Alaska – A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew rescued two men from the 47-foot pleasure craft Jessie B after the vessel struck a rock in McHenry Inlet, 54 miles northwest of Ketchikan Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Juneau watchstanders received notification via a phone call at about 5:30 a.m. that the Jessie B was on the rocks. A 66-year-old man and one other crewmember...