Search for Missing MA Fisherman Suspended
November 19, 2012
The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing commercial fisherman after his vessel capsized approximately 2 miles north of Provincetown, Massachusetts, at about 11:30 a.m. Sunday, November 18.
The search began when watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England received a call from the lobster boat Glutton, reporting that the 42’ fishing vessel Twinlights, with 2 fishermen aboard, had capsized after becoming entangled in fishing gear.
Fishermen aboard the Glutton were able to rescue 1 crewmember from the Twinlights.
The incident is under investigation.
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