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Fishing Boat Sakonnet Lobster Sinks Off Block Island (Video) - The Newport Blast
Coast Guard rescues 4 crewmen. Forty miles south of Block Island, the 60-foot Tiverton- and Little Compton-based lobster boat Sakonnet Lobster made a distress call at 4:15am Thursday morning when it started taking on water in 6-foot seas with a 30kt wind. The Coast Guard responded with a helicopter from Air Station Cape Cod and the Coast …