FAIRHAVEN, Massachusetts (NEWS CENTER) -- Crews were able to save 2 boaters from their sinking ship in Nasketucket Bay - off the coast of Fairhaven, Massachusetts Sunday night.
The Coast Guard received the call around 7:30 that the 20-foot fishing vessel was taking on water.
A rescue helicopter was able to hoist the two to safety... Both were reportedly in good condition.
In the meantime, The Coast Guard is offering up a warning. Officials say as the warm weather comes and more people take to the water, keep your eyes open for others and always have the necessary safety equipment, including life jackets.