Four Boaters Assisted to Shore in Waquoit Bay

Boat damaged when it struck rocks...

Falmouth Fire/Rescue personnel assisted four boaters after their sport fishing vessel struck rocks in Waquoit Bay around 7 p.m. Saturday.

A rescue boat met the stricken vessel, firefighters determined that nobody was injured and that the damaged vessel was not taking on water.  

Firefighters assisted the victims to shore and summoned a commercial salvage vessel to take charge of the damaged 30 foot boat. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on