first_img View post tag: Naval UCSG Assists after Shrimper and OSV Collision August 25, 2014 View post tag: News by topic View post tag: Assists View post tag: Navy Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile received a hailing mayday at 10:40 p.m. from a 74-foot shrimping vessel 18 miles south of Pascagoula, Mississippi. The vessel reported colliding with a 130-foot offshore supply vessel, the Gloria May. All three crew on board the shrimper successfully entered into their life raft and were subsequently picked up by the Gloria May.Boatcrews from Coast Guard Station Pascagoula responded in a 45-foot Response Boat-Medium to provide assistance.The shrimping vessel has sustained significant damage and has approximately 10,000 gallons of diesel and 200 gallons of oil on board. The Gloria May reported minimal damage and no injuries have been reported from either vessel.“The cause of the collision has yet to be determined, however, the Coast Guard will begin an immediate investigation,” said Lt. j.g. Bradley Parker.The Coast Guard is investigating the cause of the incident.[mappress]Press Release, August 25, 2014; Image: USCG View post tag: Shrimper Authoritiescenter_img Back to overview,Home naval-today UCSG Assists after Shrimper and OSV Collision View post tag: americas View post tag: UCSG The US Coast Guard responded to a vessel collision 18 miles south of Pascagoula Sunday evening. View post tag: Collision View post tag: OSV Share this articlelast_img read more