AST: two drown after fishing boat capsizes near Seward

SEWARD, Alaska (KTUU) Alaska State Troopers said two people drowned when a private fishing boat capsized outside of Resurrection Bay Saturday afternoon.

According to a Trooper dispatch report, Benjamin Jimenez, 53, of Anchorage and Ferdinand Salvador, 43, of Anchorage were on the boat with two other people.

"The deceased were located and brought to Seward Fire Department," the dispatch report states.

The two survivors were taken to the Seward hospital and treated for minor injuries, according to AST.

No additional details have been released at this time.



 
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