Fishing Boat Sinks in New Bedford

Charter Boat Sinks in Wellfleet Harbor, MA

A crane pulled out a small fishing boat that sank off Pope’s Island Marina in New Bedford, Massachusetts, Tuesday morning, March 15, 2016, according to an article on SouthCoastToday.com.

The Coast Guard received notification of the sunken 37’ fishing vessel, named Elizabeth & Jessica of Scituate, Massachusetts, at 7:30 a.m.

At about 12:15 p.m., workers from Tucker Roy Marine Towing & Salvage who were called by the owner, were pumping water out of the boat.

Read about the Coast Guard investigating a fishing boat that sunk in New Bedford.