Coast Guard assists fishing vessel taking on water near Fairweather Ground, Alaska

Coast Guard assists fishing vessel taking on water near Fairweather Ground, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — A Coast Guard aircrew assisted a fishing vessel taking on water with four people aboard in the vicinity of Fairweather Ground approximately 49 miles southeast of Lituya Bay Friday morning. The 53-foot fishing vessel Pacific Star received assistance from Coast Guard aircrews and the good Samaritan vessel Sherrie Marie before getting back underway to Sitka. Watchstanders at...