Coast Guard response to sunken tug in St. Marys River continues

Coast Guard response to sunken tug in St. Marys River continues
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. — Coast Guard crews are continuing to respond Monday to a tug that sank in the upper St. Marys River and has been located near lighted buoy 35. At 3:30 a.m., a search-and-rescue controller at Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., was contacted by the crew of the tug Bill Maier, which was towing three barges and the tug Hammond Bay when the crew lost sight of the Hammond...

Coast Guard responds to sunken tug in St. Marys River

Coast Guard responds to sunken tug in St. Marys River
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. — Coast Guard crews are responding Monday morning to a tug that sank in the upper St. Marys River. At 3:30 a.m., a search-and-rescue controller at Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., was contacted by the crew of the tug Bill Maier, which was towing three barges and the tug Hammond Bay when the crew lost sight of the Hammond Bay. After securing the barges, the Bill...