On 03 September 2019 at 0048 UTC (2048 EDT) an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) was detected at 43 53.0N 69 21.8W, 6 NM northeast of Yellow Head, ME. It was activated when the pleasure craft LASCA J, with 4 people and a dog on board, began taking on water. Coast Guard District 01 received the alert and contacted Coast Guard Sector Northern New England, which issued an Urgent Marine Information Broadcast. The Good Samaritan vessel NATALIE ROSE responded, arrived on scene, and transferred the boaters and dog to Friendship Town Dock.
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