Four Rescued After Boat Overturns Near Des Moines
The Coast Guard responded to a report of an overturned 18-foot recreational vessel near Des Moines Wednesday evening, March 31st.
According to the Coast Guard, authorities were notified after a person on shore spotted the overturned boat and called 911 at approximately 7:20 p.m.
The Coast Guard launched an HH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Air Station Port Angeles, and a response boat from Station Seattle to search the area for possible people in the water.
A South King County Fire and Rescue marine unit crew was first on scene and removed four people from the water at 7:35 p.m.
Conditions of the survivors is unknown, as is the cause of the vessel overturning.