Mary B II Hearing on Capsizing Incident Wraps Up in Newport, Oregon
The U.S. Coast Guard's week-long hearing and investigation into the Jan. 8, 2019, capsizing of the crabber F/V Mary B II wrapped up Friday in Newport, Ore., with a disappointing portrait of the captain and a crew fearful of his actions.
Coast Guard Cmdr. Karen Denny led the formal investigation into the probable cause of the loss of the vessel and three crew. A number of witnesses, including Oregon State Police, marine surveyors, former crew employers, family, USCG personnel and experts and more filled five days...
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