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Coast Guard crew assists three boaters


April 18, 2005

Ketchikan, Alaska - Three Southeast Alaska boaters are safe after their boat became disabled near Ketchikan and a Coast Guard rescue crew assisted them.

A Station Ketchikan rescue boat crew responded to an assistance request from three people aboard a 26-foot pleasure boat Saturday at 3:45 p.m. The boaters told Coast Guard search and rescue coordinators that their vessel became disabled, preventing them from transiting to a nearby lodge.

The Station Ketchikan crew safely towed the boat to Ketchikan.


Source of News Release:

United States Coast Guard



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