1 dead, 12 missing after 190-foot lift boat capsizes off Louisiana coast

A massive lift boat capsized off the southern coast of Louisiana on Tuesday as severe storms moved through the region, killing one and leaving a dozen on board still missing.

SEACOR Marine, the ship’s owner, said there were 19 people — employees and contractors — on board at the time the bad weather hit. Initially, officials said they believed 18 people were on board.

One person was found dead on the surface of the water, while six were rescued and 12 others remain missing…Read More

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