Fishing Boat Catches Fire off Port Clyde, ME

Screen Shot 2016-01-29 at 8.37.55 AM

Two fishermen were rescued by the crew of another boat after they jumped into the ocean from their burning vessel on Thursday, Jan. 28, about 4 miles south of Port Clyde [ME].

The Coast Guard said it received a distress call around 10:00 a.m. from the fishing vessel Miss Lynn, reporting that the boat’s engine room was on fire.

Read more about the commercial fishing boat that caught fire off Port Clyde.