Coast Guard medically evacuates mariners after towing vessel capsizes

Coast Guard medically evacuates mariners after towing vessel capsizes
NEW YORK – A 38-foot tugboat capsized after taking on water approximately three miles south of Atlantic Beach, N.Y., today. The Coast Guard was notified at approximately 3 p.m. that the towing vessel SEA LION was taking on water. After two pilot boats rescued four people aboard the tug, the vessel sank at 4:11 p.m. Of the four mariners, one was reported having serious injuries. The towing vessel...