Coast Guard Rescues 5 off La Push

Yesterday a Bellingham fishing vessel, the 80 foot Vicious Fisher, started taking on water and made a call to the Coast Guard requesting assistance.  All five crewmen were rescued with the assistance of a rescue swimmer and a Motor Lifeboat rescue crew.

Watch a short video of the rescue taken from the Coast Guard helicopter.  You can read the whole news release on the same page.

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Its always scary to hear of boats from our fleet going down…  just relieved everyone got off safely.  Thanks Coast Guard!

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