Hurricane Hunter Plane Diverted for Search and Rescue Mission
A NOAA Hurricane Hunter aircraft that was heading to investigate Hurricane Lorenzo was diverted to conduct a rescue mission on Friday.
A tug supply vessel the Bourbon Rhode got dangerously close to the storm and was in distress.
The tug was carrying a crew of 14.
Water was making its way into the stern of the boat.
An update on the crew and vessel will be provided as information becomes available.