Coast Guard assists 55 people on sinking vessel near Maui

Coast Guard assists 55 people on sinking vessel near Maui
HONOLULU — Fifty-five people are safe after the Coast Guard dewatered a tour boat in danger of sinking near Kihei, Maui, Wednesday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu command center received notification at 11:08 a.m., that the tour boat, Mahana Nai’a with 55 people on board was taking on water in the engine room near Kihei. A 45-foot Response Boat-Medium crew from Coast Guard Station...