Crew safe after abandoning sinking tugboat in B.C.


(VANCOUVER, British Columbia) — The crewmembers of a tugboat are safe after abandoning their sinking vessel Monday morning in Georgia Strait, CTV News reported. The 59-foot Harken 10 sank off Sandheads near the Tsawwassen ferry terminal. The mariners — the number was not immediately determined by authorities — climbed into an aluminum boat that was being towed by the tug.

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By Professional Mariner Staff