Coast Guard responding to sunken fishing vessel near Sitka, Alaska

Coast Guard responding to sunken fishing vessel near Sitka, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard is responding to the sinking of a fishing vessel in Kelp Bay near Sitka Friday. Personnel from Coast Guard Sector Juneau, the Coast Guard Cutter Maple and Coast Guard Air Station Sitka examined the scene of the sunken 49-foot fishing vessel Sierra Allene and are working with the vessel’s owner to mitigate the situation. Watchstanders from the Sector Juneau command...

Coast Guard responds to sunken commercial fishing vessel near Key West

STOCK ISLAND, Fla. – Coast Guard personnel responded to a report of a partially sunken fishing vessel in Stock Island Wednesday evening. At approximately 7:50 p.m. Wednesday, Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., watchstanders received notification that Miss Vidalina, a 90-foot commercial fishing vessel, had partially sunk at its slip and was leaking diesel fuel and oily waste into the marina. Coast...

Coast Guard monitors sunken fishing vessel

EASTPORT, Maine- The Coast Guard is monitoring the wreck of a sunken fishing vessel for pollution near Reversing Falls, Maine, Saturday. Coast Guard Sector Northern New England received a call from the master of the fishing vessel Miss Priss on VHF-FM channel 16 at 1 p.m., that it had hit a submerged object and began to sink. The three people on board the Miss Priss abandoned ship onto the near by...