POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – No one was injured when a commercial fishing boat ran aground off Point Pleasant Beach.
The Coast Guard responded to a call for help from the 77-foot Captain Gavin about a mile south of the Manasquan Inlet at 5:15 a.m. Wednesday.READ MORE: MTA To Start Issuing $50 Fines To Riders Not Wearing Masks
Petty Officer 1st Class Nick Ameen says there were three people aboard.
Ameen says there is no apparent damage to the vessel and no signs of pollution.READ MORE: Judge Lifts Temporary Pause On Vaccine Mandate For NYC Teachers And Other City Workers, Who Now Must Be Vaccinated By Monday
The Coast Guard will continue to monitor the situation from a boat and from the beach while officials discuss the best way to free the vessel.
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