Coast Guard Suspends Search for F/V Scandies Rose and Five Missing Crew in Gulf of Alaska
Two crewmen were rescued from a life raft after their vessel, the 130-foot steel Scandies Rose, sank New Year’s Eve about 170 miles southwest of Kodiak in a stormy Gulf of Alaska.
An extensive air and surface search for the five other crewmen on the vessel, and the boat itself, lasted 20 hours and covered more than 1,400 square miles before it was called off last night at 6 p.m. The search found only an empty life raft...
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