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Indonesian Ferry Catches Fire and Sinks, Causing Injury and Death

Last Friday, an Indonesian passenger ferry caught fire and sank, resulting in multiple injuries, deaths, and missing passengers. Read on to learn more. The post Indonesian Ferry Catches Fire and Sinks, Causing Injury and Death appeared first on LMAW, PA. … Continue reading

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F/V KRISTI Sinks, Crewmembers Rescued

When the F/V KRISTI lost power on July 14th shortly after midnight, no one could have imagined the disaster that was about to take place as the vessel drifted near Clark’s Point, a Bristol Bay village just outside of Dillingham. … Continue reading

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F/V Leona sinks, three rescued by F/V Pacific Pearl

The Pacific Pearl was a Good Samaritan vessel rescuing three people from a sinking fishing vessel Leona in Sitka Sound, Alaska, Monday. dewatering attempts failed. As the Leona continued to sink, the three crewmembers abandoned ship to the good Samaritan … Continue reading

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F/V Mystic Lady sinks. Seven rescued.

Seven people were rescued from a life raft in Thorne Bay, Alaska, Friday, after their 58-foot fishing vessel Mystic Lady ran aground and sank. A Coast Guard boat took the five adults and two children to a Thorne Bay pier … Continue reading

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Indonesian Ferry Sinks, Nearly 200 Missing or Dead

Earlier this week, an Indonesian tourist ferry sank due to poor weather conditions on Lake Toba, resulting in nearly 200 missing or dead passengers. The post Indonesian Ferry Sinks, Nearly 200 Missing or Dead appeared first on LMAW, PA. Read … Continue reading

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