Coast Guard rescues 37 people after fishing boat capsizes, sinks in the Eastern Pacific Ocean

(U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo/Released)

Coast Guard rescues 37 people from capsized fishing boat

August 13, 2019 - 9:30 am
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The Coast Guard is at it again, this time saving 37 lives from a fishing boat that capsized and sunk in the Eastern Pacific Ocean last week.

The Marujita, an Ecuadorian fishing vessel capsized approximately 336 miles southeast of Clipperton Island.

The crew was later rescued by a Coast Guard cutter crew before the boat totally capsized and sunk.

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