US Coast Guard’s first boat to sink in Lake Pontchartrain was towed off after 16 hours of heavy seas

The US Coast Guardship Pettis Boatyard is expected to depart for Lake Pontblanche to help tackle the waters of the St. Lawrence River.The vessel, a 20-foot-long hulled water-skiing boat called the Pettisa, was launched by the Coast Guard on Saturday, a US Coastguard spokesman told ABC News.“The Pettissas vessel is currently moored in the lake,” […]