Near collision in St. Johns River illustrates importance of attentive boating

Near collision in St. Johns River illustrates importance of attentive boating
ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. – A near collision between a fishing vessel and a container ship in the St. Johns River Thursday is prompting the Coast Guard to issue a stern reminder to boaters of the importance of remaining vigilant at all times. Coast Guardsmen at Sector Jacksonville in Atlantic Beach watched as a 590-foot container ship sounded five emergency horn blasts and came dangerously close...